Motor Control Group Student Award

A 500 US $ Student Award is sponsored by the International Society of Biomechanics (ISB) to encourage the participation of students and young researchers to Motor Control research.

The prize is awarded to the best abstract submission to the Motor Control Group Symposium held in conjunction with the ISB Congress.


Students currently enrolled in an academic program are eligible for the award. Recent PhD graduates are considered eligible if they have received their doctoral degree in the year of abstract submission.


The winner is selected based on the scientific quality of the abstract submitted, and is announced during the Motor Control Group Symposium.


This competition is currently closed.

Previous Winners

ISB 2017Miss Gwenllian F. Tawy
University of Strathclyde (UK)
Investigating gait variability and motor control in knee osteoarthritis