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We invite you to participate in the first UCCSH Young Scientists – Science communication Award (USCA)

We invite you to participate in the first UCCSH Young Scientists – Science communication Award (USCA)

Visualize your research project to communicate your idea at a glance and win one of three prizes (€ 500 at your free disposal).

Here is everything you need to know

What are the criteria for participation?

Student

You are a Bachelor-, Master-, MD or PhD Student of the CAU, the UzL or the UKSH

Topic in Oncology

You are working on an oncology-related project

Thesis not yet finished

You haven't officially ended or published your thesis/project

What to hand-in and how to submit your work?

Graphical Abstract

Create a single, concise and self-explanatory visual summary of your research project that captures the idea/concept of your thesis project at a single glance.

  • Format: the work should be submitted as a single high-resolution (300 dpi or greater, not compressed) image files: .tif, .jpg, or .pdf

  • Size: The image should be suitable to be shared on social media and embedded in a journal article manuscript page.

Caption

Not mandatory. You can add a separate caption that does not exceed 30 words in the submission email.

Submission

mail your work to science.uccsh@uksh.de

You will need to provide the following information in the email
Name:
Student Status (B.Sc, M.Sc., MD, PhD):
Supervisor:
Department:
Institution:
Caption (Optional):
Statement: I hereby confirm that my supervisor is informed about my participation and agrees.

What's the timeline?

Announcement

October 2021

Basic Workshop - optional

November 4, 2021 - 5 p.m., virtual format Basic worskhop: In 60-90 minutes, we will give you a basic tutorial of how a graphical abstract is created and which programs you can use. If you are interested let us know by sending a short mail to science.uccsh@uksh.de.

Deadline

December 31, 2021

Award Ceremony

February 15, 2022 - 5 p.m., NORD Seminar, virtual format

More questions? No problem!

Send mail to science.uccsh@uksh.de

Please note: By participating, I agree that my graphical abstracts may be used for the following purposes: Publication on the UKSH, UzL and CAU websites, on social media platforms and print publications. I know that I do not receive any payment for the publication. I can withdraw or restrict my consent to the publication. Otherwise the consent is valid indefinitely.