The AAOS is soliciting manuscripts for the 2005 Kappa Delta Awards and the OREF Clinical Research Award. Up to three $20,000 Kappa Delta awards, one of which is designated for “Young Investigators,” and one $20,000 OREF award will be bestowed. Manuscripts should be original and written specifically for these awards. Manuscripts should focus on the results of the author’s basic and/or clinical research that relates to the musculoskeletal system. Manuscripts must be submitted by members (or candidate members) of the AAOS, the Orthopaedic Research Society, the Canadian Orthopaedic Society, or the Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society. The deadline for submission is July 1, 2004.