Lions Medical Research Foundation offers a range of awards and medallions that recognise and reward outstanding members of the community who work tirelessly in support of medical research.
These include the prestigious Ray Phippard Fellow and Progressive Awards, and Prof. Ian Frazer Humanitarian Award, and a recently introduced Community Service Award. Forms can be downloaded from this page, and returned to the Foundation Office.
The Ray Phippard Fellow Award is named in honour of Ray Phippard in recognition of his ongoing service to Lions Medical Research Foundation over the last 50 years. Membership of Lions Clubs International is not a prerequisite. It is usually given to an individual who has delivered outstanding service to the community in support of medical research. A plaque and a lapel badge are presented to the recipient. Cost: $1,000.00
The Ray Phippard Progressive Award is awarded to the special person who already holds an existing Ray Phippard Award. This prestigious award is a solid silver lapel pin and contains a 45 point diamond. Each additional donation of $1,000 will add one more precious stone (Queensland blue or yellow sapphire) to a maximum of five stones. A crystal diamond-shaped trophy accompanies this award. Cost: $1,000.00
The Prof. Ian Frazer Humanitarian Award is named after Prof. Ian Frazer AC in recognition of his research into cervical cancer and his assistance to the Lions Medical Research Foundation over many years. Membership of Lions Clubs International is not a prerequisite. The Award is given for outstanding services to the community in support of medical research. A framed certificate and lapel badge are presented to the recipient. Cost: $500.00
The Lions Medical Research Foundation Community Service Award is presented to an organisation or individual whose commitment to community service is exemplary. This award acknowledges that ‘community is what we make it’, and service to our community in support of medical research is recognised, appreciated and valued. Cost:$250
Medallions: Recognise a fellow Lion or special person by awarding a Lions Medical Research Foundation Medallion. These medallions come in a small case with a brass plaque that allows you to personalise your message. Medallions are ideal for an end of year thank-you, and ‘Children of Courage’. Cost: $20.00
- Ray Phippard – Fellow Award Application
- Ray Phippard – Progressive Award Application
- Prof. Ian Frazer AC – Humanitarian Award Application
- Community Service Award Application
- Medallion Order form