Scholarships and Prizes 2008:
John Freind Prize in Medical History 2009
The prize, to the value of about £150, is offered for an original essay on medical history, submitted by a registered medical student of Oxford University (either clinical or pre-clinical) on a subject of his or her own choice.
Candidates should submit their essay, of not more than 5,000 words, under a nom de plume and marked 'John Freind Prize in Medical History', to the Medical School Offices, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford, on or before Thursday, 6 November 2008. Each candidate should put his or her name in a separate envelope with the nom de plume on the front. Any submission for the prize must be accompanied by a certificate signed by the author stating that the essay is an original essay not previously submitted for a prize or degree (for example, not submitted as course work, or as part of a dissertation or thesis) and written during the medical course. Contact Kathy Jones for further information (e-mail: email@example.com).