The clinical oncology undergraduate essay prize
Formerly known as the Edinburgh EAR Congress Essay Prize
The clinical oncology undergraduate essay prize is for an essay either on a topic relevant to clinical oncology or describing a personal experience of working in a department of clinical oncology during an elective period or vacation.
The successful applicant may be invited to present a talk about their essay at the appropriate RCR meeting.
UK medical students
How to apply
Applications should be submitted by email to [email protected] no later than 17:00 pm on Thursday 29 February. The Royal College of Radiologists' clinical oncology undergraduate committee will consider the applications and decide on a winning essay. Their decision is final and binding.
Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application as soon as possible after the decision.
Applications should include
An indication of which prize the application is for
The student's full name, permanent address, and medical school
The essay, should not exceed 4000 words including references and tables. Please note only the first 4000 words will be assessed
A supporting statement from a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists, who is aware of the student's work, confirming the essay, is the original work of the applicant.
Relevance of subject matter (a focus on radiotherapy will be highly valued)
Essay structure and presentation
Quality of report
Enquiries should be directed to [email protected]
This presentation was developed independently and the information provided in this video does not represent RCR guidance or endorsement.