Medical Student Essay Prize

Twice a year the BSDS sets and essay title on a topic related to dermatological surgery and offers a prize for the winning essays.

The BSDS Medical Student Essay Prize (previously titled Undergraduate Essay Prize) is open to anyone who has medical student status at the time of application or who graduates that year.

The title for the next Essay Prize is:

"Skin cancer and patients’ use of Dermatology apps - a cause for concern or the future of healthcare provision?"

The prize for the winning essay will be £150.

The closing date for applications is 31st January 2018. 

Download the Application Form and Guidance

Previous Essay Prize Winners

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