SOCIETY FOR THE SOCIAL HISTORY OF MEDICINE 2005 ROY PORTER STUDENT ESSAY PRIZE COMPETITION

The Society for the Social History of Medicine (SSHM) invites submissions to its 2005 Roy Porter Student Essay Prize Competition. This prize will be awarded to the best original, unpublished essay in the social history of medicine submitted to the competition as judged by the SSHM’s assessment panel. It is named in honour of the late Professor Roy Porter, a great teacher and a generous scholar.

The competition is open to undergraduate and post-graduate students in full or part-time education. The winner will be awarded £500.00, and his or her entry may also be published in the journal Social History of Medicine.

Further details and entry forms can be down-loaded from the SSHM’s website http://www.sshm.org

Alternatively, please contact

David Cantor Division of Cancer Prevention National Cancer Institute Executive Plaza North, Suite 2025 6130 Executive Boulevard Bethesda MD 20892-7309 U.S.A.

Email: [email protected]

The deadline for entries is: 31 December 2005