The DGOU awards the basic research price for research papers in the field of orthopaedics and trauma surgery or for translational research. The award is presented once a year and is endowed with 20,000 euros.
The award is presented for scientific work, either clinical, in research or in practice, which serves to benefit and increase success in rehabilitation after injury or disease in the field on orthopaedics and trauma surgery. It is endowed with 5,000 euros.
The award is presented every two years for outstanding scientific work carried out in the field of diagnostics, application technology or clinical innovations in this field. It is endowed with 5,000 euros.
This award acknowledges outstanding scientific work, which is concerned with diagnostics, application technology or clinical trials within the field of evidence-based medicine. Those selected will be awarded with 5,000 euros.
The ORS travel award is presented annually for scientific work in the field of basic research. Those selected will be awarded with 2,500 euros. The award money allows the award recipient to finance participation in the annual conference.
With the Journalists' Award, the DGOU and the BVOU acknowledges outstanding reporting on topics in the field of orthopaedics and trauma surgery, either in print media, radio or television broadcasting. The award is presented once per year.