Month: December 2017

Kicking off the Blog with a Competition

Cancer Essay Competition

MRes Cancer Biology are proud to sponsor their first essay competition

First prize: £500
Second prize: £250
Third prize: £100

Character limit: 4,000 including references

Deadline: 23:00 on Sunday, 14 January 2018

Enter the competition here

  1. One entry per person.
  2. You must use your university email address to qualify.
  3. This essay competition is open to all final year undergraduates currently studying in the UK. Our aim is to encourage and reward talent in science communication, specifically in the context of cancer biology.
  4. There is no set question or essay title; we would simply like to hear your thoughts, supported by the present evidence, as to the most important, exciting or challenging aspects of current and future cancer research and therapy.
  5. Winning essays (and others judged worthy of special commendation) will be published on this blog. By submitting an entry you agree to this

Any questions can be emailed to Rebecca Cameron.