The winning entry in each category will be published on the RCPath website and the writers of the winning essays will be rewarded with a certificate and cash prize, presented at an RCPath event. If you are passionate about pathology or are an aspiring pathologist studying any related undergraduate course, the Paola Domizio Undergraduate Essay Prize is your opportunity to demonstrate your enthusiasm and explore a fascinating subject through writing. From for a period of five years the competition will be posthumously named after Professor Paola Domizio, an RCPath Fellow who contributed a huge amount to the work of the College, and to pathology education. This competition runs annually and is open to medical, biological science and veterinary science undergraduates. The essay has to be no more than 1, words, excluding references and bibliography. Full details, including essay specifications and format, are in the Terms and Conditions document, which can be found below.
Grants & Prizes
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Essay Prize 2019
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