Roy Porter Student Essay Prize Competition

The Society for the Social History of Medicine (SSHM) now invites submissions to its 2016 Roy Porter Student Essay Prize Competition. This prize will be awarded to the best original, unpublished essay in the social history of medicine submitted to the competition as judged by the SSHM’s assessment panel.

The competition is open to undergraduate and post-graduate students in full or part-time education. The winner will be awarded £500.00, and his or her entry may also be published in the journal, Social History of Medicine.

Further information, regulations and a submission form can be found here:

The deadline for entries is 1st February 2017