Win a grant of £500 to put towards a medical elective or overseas project!
Write a 3,000-word essay on ‘The ethical dimensions of participating in a medical elective in a resource poor setting’ Please include an abstract (150-250 words) and an elective summary (no more than 100 words) outlining your proposed elective/project.
Submission Deadline: Thursday 28 March 2014
Notification Date: Wednesday 18 April 2014
Prize: First prize of £500 (award to be applied towards the designated elective/project) and; the top five essays will receive a free year’s RSM Student membership (or free renewal)
Open To: Students of all disciplines connected to healthcare and with an interest in global health
Selection: A maximum of five essays will be awarded prizes by a panel of global health experts and academics (each essay being read by at least 2 judges).
The first prize winner will be required to write a 500-word report on their experience following the elective period and submit by 30 October 2014.
*All submissions must be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Young Leaders Award 2014.
Views expressed in the essays are the views of the author alone and do not represent the position of the RSM.