Competitive Awards

NEW Competitive Award , sponsored by: Hologic

Hologic Breast Imaging Best Practice Award


Eligibility:   CAMRT members working in breast imaging

Award:  One CAMRT member will win a trip to the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) 2023 in Vienna, Austria.  Travel, hotel, accommodation and per diem for up to 5 days. Value of approximately $4000. *

* Should ECR 2023 be cancelled or postponed for any reason, CAMRT/Hologic may elect to either postpone the awarding of the prize (to the next available in-person ECR congress), or provide travel, accommodation and registration at an alternate event of similar value.

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2022

Description of Call for Submissions
Competition Rules
Submission Guidelines
Technical and Narrative Paper Requirements


Annual Competitive Awards

The CAMRT invites submissions on any radiological technology, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance, or nuclear medicine subject matter related to topic areas/categories listed in the chart below.

The deadline for submission is February 15th, 2023.

There are three (3) topic areas:  education, technical and non-technical. Submissions for each topic can take the format of a scientific paper, a narrative paper or an exhibit.

Submissions are open to practicing medical radiation technologists and students studying in accredited programs. The competition for practicing technologists is separate from students with each having their own competition, however the categories and topics remain the same.

Entries to the competition should:

  • Advance the practice of medical radiation technology
  • Enhance understanding of an aspect of medical radiation technology
  • Capture the reader’s attention and interest
Topic Area Category 1

Scientific paper

Category 2

Narrative paper

Category 3


Education:  Innovative Learning Activities – didactic, clinical or continued competency MRT │ Student MRT │ Student MRT │ Student
Technical:  Imaging procedures, therapy techniques, imaging/therapy modalities MRT │ Student MRT │ Student MRT │ Student
Non-technical:  Patient management, department management/administration, professional behavior, leadership MRT │ Student MRT │ Student MRT │ Student

The competitive awards will be judged and awarded according to the following category groupings:

MRT Category 1: Best Scientific Paper, all topics
MRT Category 2: Best Narrative Paper, all topics
MRT Category 3: Best Exhibit (media/multi-media), all topics

Student Category 1: Best Scientific Paper, all topics
Student Category 2: Best Narrative Paper, all topics
Student Category 3: Best Exhibit (media/multi-media), all topics

Scientific Paper
Narrative Paper
Media/Multi-Media Exhibits

A comprehensive guide to the awards program describes each award category and provides details on submission, selection and judging processes.

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