WH Pierce Prize

This prestigious prize is awarded each year to a microbiologist who has made a substantial contribution to the science of applied microbiology. It is worth £6,000 and they do not have to be existing SfAM members.

The award was instituted in 1984 by the directors of Oxoid to commemorate the life and works of the late WH (Bill) Pierce, former Chief Bacteriologist of Oxo Ltd and a long-time member of the Society. Application is through nomination by Members of the Society only. To nominate a candidate, members should log in and use the form that will appear below. 


 


The closing date for nominations to win the 2020 prize is 7 January 2020. You must be logged in to access the nomination form. 


WH Pierce 2018: Sarah Coulthurst image
WH Pierce 2018: Sarah Coulthurst
WH Pierce 2017: Brendan Gilmore image
WH Pierce 2017: Brendan Gilmore
WH Pierce 2016: Jack Gilbert image
WH Pierce 2016: Jack Gilbert
WH Pierce 2015: Nicola Stanley-Wall image
WH Pierce 2015: Nicola Stanley-Wall
WH Pierce 2014: Vasillis Valdramadis image
WH Pierce 2014: Vasillis Valdramadis
WH Pierce 2013: Lori Snyder image
WH Pierce 2013: Lori Snyder
WH Pierce 2011: Brian Jones image
WH Pierce 2011: Brian Jones
WH Pierce 2010: Mark Webber  image
WH Pierce 2010: Mark Webber
WH Pierce 2009: Katie Hopkins image
WH Pierce 2009: Katie Hopkins
WH Pierce 2008: Paul Cotter  image
WH Pierce 2008: Paul Cotter
WH Pierce 2009: Dennis Linton image
WH Pierce 2009: Dennis Linton
WH Pierce 2009: Roy Sleator image
WH Pierce 2009: Roy Sleator
WH Pierce 2005: Andrew McBain image
WH Pierce 2005: Andrew McBain
WH Pierce 2004: Andy Sails image
WH Pierce 2004: Andy Sails
WH Pierce 2003: Jean-Yves Maillard image
WH Pierce 2003: Jean-Yves Maillard
WH Pierce 2002: Phil Hill image
WH Pierce 2002: Phil Hill
WH Pierce 2001: Stephen On image
WH Pierce 2001: Stephen On
WH Pierce 2000: Frieda Jørgensen image
WH Pierce 2000: Frieda Jørgensen
WH Pierce 1999: Joint award D Besra and Simon Park image
WH Pierce 1999: Joint award D Besra and Simon Park
WH Pierce 1998- Irene Grant image
WH Pierce 1998- Irene Grant
WH Pierce 1997- SJ Foster image
WH Pierce 1997- SJ Foster
WH Pierce 1996- Sally Cutler image
WH Pierce 1996- Sally Cutler
WH Pierce 1995- EG M Power image
WH Pierce 1995- EG M Power
WH Pierce 1994- Ian Roberts image
WH Pierce 1994- Ian Roberts
WH Pierce 1993- Christine Dodd image
WH Pierce 1993- Christine Dodd
WH Pierce 1992- Peter Green image
WH Pierce 1992- Peter Green
WH Pierce 1991- Joint award- GR Gibson and HS Tranter image
WH Pierce 1991- Joint award- GR Gibson and HS Tranter
WH Pierce 1990—Jim McLauchlin image
WH Pierce 1990—Jim McLauchlin
WH Pierce prize 1989- Tom J Humphrey image
WH Pierce prize 1989- Tom J Humphrey
WH Pierce prize 1988 – RG Kroll image
WH Pierce prize 1988 – RG Kroll
WH Pierce prize 1987 – PA West  image
WH Pierce prize 1987 – PA West
WH Pierce prize 1986 Colin R Fricker image
WH Pierce prize 1986 Colin R Fricker
WH Pierce prize 1985- GB Shaw image
WH Pierce prize 1985- GB Shaw
WH Pierce prize 1984- MD Collins image
WH Pierce prize 1984- MD Collins