NAIRS Research Awards


The award is valued at $200. Residents, clinical and research fellows are invited to submit abstracts that are already accepted by RSNA 2021 in the scientific presentation category.


Please specify whether you are a resident or clinical/research fellow during abstract submission. The award will be presented at the NAIRS virtual meeting. The abstract submission deadlines are as follows:


Submission opens:      November 1, 2021, at noon EST


Submission closes:      November 15, 2021, at noon EST


Abstract submission:



Terms and Conditions: 


  • Papers must have been accepted by 2021 RSNA for scientific paper presentation. Time and session of accepted abstract must be included to be considered for this award.  Educational exhibits or scientific exhibits are not eligible.


  • A full copy of the RSNA abstract must be submitted in Microsoft World format. 


  • Only NAIRS members in training are eligible to submit abstracts. A membership application may be submitted with the abstract. An incomplete membership application will result in the rejection of abstracts. Membership is FREE for members in training. 


  • Candidates must be the first author of the submitted paper. All authors and affiliations must be included with the abstract.


  • A maximum of three abstracts per first author can be submitted.


  • Winner must be present at the annual meeting of NAIRS and must give a three-minute presentation of their paper.