Nominations are now open for the 2019 Union Awards for the following prizes:

The Princess Chichibu Global Memorial TB Award

The Union Medal – for members only

Honorary Membership – for members only

New nominations are closed for the 2019 Union Awards for the following prizes:

The Union Young Investigator Prize

The Union Scientific Prize

The Karel Styblo Public Health Prize

The Stephen Lawn TB-HIV Research Leadership Prize


Who can nominate

Anyone is welcome to nominate somebody, or several people, for the awards, with the exception of The Union Medal and Honorary Membership that can only be nominated by Union members.

Who cannot be nominated

The following individuals cannot be nominated for an award:

  • Employees or paid consultants who have worked for a Union affiliated office in the past year
  • Board Members
  • Members of the reviewing committee
  • Past award winners
  • Please note that individuals or organisations cannot nominate themselves.
  • Non-Union members cannot be nominated for The Union Medal or Honorary Membership.

Make a nomination now by clicking here

Nominations for the three prizes above are open until 6 May 2019.

Any queries should be sent to for the scientific prizes and to for The Union Medal, Honorary Members and Princess Chichibu Award. 

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Make a nomination now for the 2019 Awards