Journalism contest on oncology open [Russia]

Journalism contest on oncology open [Russia]

Posted on May 20, 2014


August 15, 2014

Russian journalists from print or online media who have written about oncology can compete in this contest.

The Russian Union of Journalists organizes the ZdravoPisanie contest, which recognizes the best journalistic work on the subject of oncology. The contest is a precursor to the Congress of CIS Oncologists and Radiologists, which will be held from Sept. 16-18 in Kazan, Russia,

There are four award categories: best popular science essay, best interview, best round table discussion, and special jury prize. Cash prizes range from RUB15,000 (US$500) to RUB35,000 (US$1,000).

Materials submitted for consideration must have been published between Jan. 1, 2013 and Aug. 15, 2014.

The submission deadline is Aug. 15.

For more information (in Russian), click here.