Hektoen International Medical Student Essay Contest

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Event Details

Students currently enrolled in a medical school or program are encouraged to submit to Hektoen International’s 2022 Medical Student Essay Contest. Submissions will be reviewed by the Hektoen International Editorial Staff and a select group of contest judges who will determine the two winners of the following awards:

Essays can be on any topic as it relates to medicine. Art, history, and literature topics are preferred. Original poetry and standalone artwork will not be considered (though essays on poetry and on original artwork are welcome). Before submitting an article, please search for your topic to see that it has not been fully covered already.

To enter, you must be:

  • Currently enrolled in medical school or can verify your acceptance into medical school,
  • Currently serving as a medical intern or resident, or
  • Currently serving as a fellow to pursue a medical specialty.
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