Concurso ESHG DNA Day

Concurso ESHG DNA Day 2018 | European DNA Day Essay Contest 2018

Âmbito:Concurso europeu para alunos do ensino secundário promovido pela European Society of Human Genetics (ESHG).

Carta de divulgação

11th Annual European DNA Day Essay and Video Contest for High School Students_Instructions 2018

Questão 2018:

The following question must be addressed:

‘Comment critically on the proper role (if any) of genetic testing in sport.’

Apart from describing immediate problems, you may also confront the paradox that while we celebrate the fact that a world champion athlete is one person in several billion, we disqualify them as soon as we discover why they are so exceptional.

Two Formats of Submission:

  • Written essay (max 750 words)
  • New: 3 minute video

Datas importantes:

 

  • 6 Novembro 2017– abertura das submissões
  • 25 Abril 2018 – último dia para submissões
  • 25 Abril 2018– DIA DO DNA
  • Final de Maio/Princípio de Junho – serão anunciados os vencedores

 

Prizes:

First Place Winner: EUR 300. In addition, sponsoring teachers of first place students will receive EUR 1.000 to organise a science project.

Second Place Winner: EUR 200. In addition, sponsoring teachers of first place students will receive EUR 800 to organise a science project.

Third Place Winner: EUR 100. In addition, sponsoring teachers of first place students will receive EUR 500 to organise a science project.

All participants will receive a certificate of appreciation for their participation in the contest.

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