SCRS Announces Submissions Open for Site Patient Recruitment Innovation Award (SPRIA™) and Site Tank™ Awards

Ellicott City, MD, June 17, 2019 – The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS) announced today that it is accepting submissions for two upcoming awards given at its annual Global Site Solutions Summit: the Site Patient Recruitment Innovation Award (SPRIA™), and the Site Tank Award.

SPRIA recognizes and honors highly successful patient recruitment initiatives. Emphasis is placed on innovative, patient-directed programs that are unique and effective and acknowledge the patient’s perspective on participation. Key elements include achieving or exceeding patient enrollment, study timelines, and budget goals. An independent judging panel will select three finalists from the submissions. Learn more about SPRIA and submit your site’s innovative recruitment plan for consideration.

The Site Tank award recognizes research sites that have developed innovative technology solutions that enhance and improve clinical research operations and transform business models. In years past, Site Tank finalists have immediately received industry support to develop their idea. An independent judging panel will ask the finalists questions and the audience will vote to determine the winner. Learn more about Site Tank and submit your innovative technology idea for consideration.

Submissions for SPRIA and Site Tank will be accepted through August 23, 2019.

Winners of both awards will be announced at the 2019 Global Site Solutions Summit October 11 – 13, 2019 in Hollywood, Florida. Focused uniquely on sites, SCRS Summits provide a venue where sites, sponsors, CROs, professional service providers and regulators can gather to share best practices for site sustainability. Register for the Global Site Solutions Summittoday.


About SCRS
Founded in 2012, SCRS is a global organization that unifies the voice of the clinical research site community to create greater site sustainability. Representing over 9,500 sites in 47 countries, SCRS membership provides sites with a community dedicated to advocacy, education, mentorship and connectivity. SCRS is an influential voice for sites and an active partner in industry-wide initiatives and dialogues focused on improving the clinical research enterprise. Our Voice. Our Community. Your Success. Join the community. Visit

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