HiPPP EMR-C International Awards

Applications Now Open

HiPPP EMR-C seeks to recognise our members’ outstanding efforts with five new awards.

HiPPP EMR-C International is welcoming applications for five new awards open to postgraduate students and early-mid-career researchers working in related fields. The awards align with our purpose, which is to create opportunities for our members to build capacity, form collaborations, transcend discipline and sector-based silos, and generate impact across research, policy and practice in the HiPPP field.

Click on the buttons under each award below to (1) access the PDF application form, which can be downloaded and used to prepare your submission, and then (2) submit your application online. All applications must be submitted electronically using the relevant application form.

Award winners will receive complimentary registration to the 2022 HiPPP EMR-C International Conference (online/equivalent), promotion via the HiPPP EMR-C social media/website and a certificate.


🏆  BEST PUBLICATION FOR A POSTGRADUATE STUDENT: Published or accepted for publication between 1st September 2021 to 16th September 2022.

🏆  BEST PUBLICATION FOR AN EARLY- OR MID-CAREER RESEARCHER: Published or accepted for publication between 1st September 2021 to 16th September 2022.


🏆  AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING IMPACT OUTSIDE ACADEMIA: In the last two years 2020-2022.

🏆  AWARD FOR INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION: In the last two years 2020-2022.

General Eligibility Criteria and Information

  • Applicants must be a HiPPP EMR-C international member (any of the national or international groups).
  • Mentors are not eligible to apply.
  • The research/collaboration/impact needs to align with HiPPP: Improving maternal obesity and related outcomes through research that recognises both maternal and paternal wellbeing and impact on offspring outcomes.
  • There is no limit on the number of awards one individual can apply for or win.
  • Individuals will be ineligible to apply for an award if they are on the judging panel for that award.
  • Winners are eligible to reapply year on year, but it must be for a different output (e.g., you can’t resubmit the same publication for the publication award).
  • For collaboration awards: One person from the collaboration must be nominated to apply, and support by the other collaborator(s) must be included with the application. The Collaboration will be announced as the “winner” but only one prize (i.e., one conference registration) will be awarded.

Applications open Monday 1st August 2022 and close Friday 16th September 2022 at 5pm (AEST). Enquiries can be directed to hippp.emrc@gmail.com.