Scientific Award

During VISTA 2019, the IPC will present the highly prestigious Paralympic Scientific Award.

Awarded biennially, the award recognizes the work of one academic researcher for their contribution to research in the field of sports for athletes with an impairment. This award also serves to promote and encourage further study in this area. 

IPC Award Selection Policy, Article 4.6.3. (IPC Handbook, Section 2, Chapter 3.11).

A list of the previous winners are below and details of their projects can be found by clicking here.

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