Medical Student and Intern Essay Prize 2019

Medical Student and Intern Essay Prize 2019

The College of Psychiatrists of Ireland is delighted to announce it’s annual Essay competition which is now open to submissions from current Medical Students as well as those in their Intern Year.

Please see below for entry guidelines:

  • Title: “Mental Healthcare in Ireland – Does it Respect the Autonomy of the Individual?”
  • Word Limit: 1,000 words
  • Deadline for entries: 5.00 p.m. on Friday, 18th January 2019
  • First Prize: €200, a commemorative medal and free entry to the CPsychI NCHD and Spring Conferences
  • Runners Up Prizes: Free entry to the NCHD Conference (1st March 2019) and the Spring Conference (4th and 5th April 2019)

Essays should be sent for the attention of Ms Karen McCourt in the Postgraduate Training Department at kmccourt@irishpsychiatry.ie by the above stated deadline.

The shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend the NCHD Conference on 1st March 2018 in The Hilton Hotel, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, where the winner will be announced.