The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences

BASES Annual Student Conference Awards

Number Offered: 4 each year (2 undergraduate and 2 postgraduate)

Target BASES Membership Category: Student

Application Closing Date: Deadline for abstract submission

Apply for these awards: All abstracts will be automatically considered for a relevant award. The Award Panel may choose to shortlist presentations for these awards based on the scientific merit of the abstracts

Results Available: At the closing ceremony of the BASES Annual Student Conference

Previous Winners: Click here


The BASES Annual Student Conference awards seek to reward outstanding contributions to sport and exercise sciences by BASES members. Awards are presented for research (free communication and poster) in separate undergraduate and postgraduate student categories.

Award Criteria

  1. The applicant must be the presenting, and thus first named, author of the abstract.
  2. The applicant must be a member of BASES.
  3. Awards will be given for excellence, reflected in the academic content, presentation and defence quality of the free communication presentation.
  4. The Awards Panel's decision is final in all cases.
  5. The closing date is the deadline for abstract submission.
  6. These awards will not be made in the absence of submissions of sufficient merit.

 Undergraduate Awards                                                                                         

Undergraduate Free Communication Presentation Award

  • Winner. A prize of £100 voucher sponsored by Human Kinetics

Undergraduate Poster Presentation Award

  • Winner.  A prize of a Polar Hear Rate Monitor sponsored by Cranlea

Postgraduate Awards                                                                                            

Postgraduate Free Communication Presentation Award    

  • Winner. A prize of a £100 Routledge book voucher

Postgraduate Poster Presentation Award    

  • Winner. A prize of a £100 Routledge book voucher