Lasker Foundation Bioscience and Health Communicator Essay Contest

February 17, 2021

The Lasker Foundation announces its annual Essay Contest!


Now in its eight year, the Lasker Foundation invites submissions to its global student essay contest – open to all aspiring bioscience and health communicators (med students, biomedical and public health graduate students and post-doc).


The winners will receive up to $5,000 to put towards educational expenses.


This year’s topic:  What is the most important scientific lesson you have learned from the COVID-19 pandemic? Discuss how that lesson will influence your research work and/or career.


The short, 800-word essays are due March 31 at 1 p.m. US Eastern daylight time.  For detailed submission guidelines and stories on past winners please read HERE.