Science Comic Strip Competition
October 1, 2014 Application deadline: Results announced: November 1, 2014 Awards presented at the ASCB Meeting
Show off your creativity and talent by entering into the ASCB Science Comic Strip Contest. Sketch, draw, design a funny moment, an interesting perspective, or any creative idea that pertains to science in comic strip format.
Entries will be judged by a panel of ASCB representatives and will feature celebrity judges
Jorge Cham, author of PhD comics and the PHD Movie 2: Still in Grad School Kickstarter Campaign, and Nik Papageorgiou, author of The Upturned Microscope. Who can participate?
This competition is open to members of the American Society for Cell Biology. Entrants must be members at the time of submission.
Only one entry per person is allowed.
The subject matter of competition entries is flexible but must be of relevance to researchers in cell biology.
How do I submit?
Entrants must supply their name, address, e-mail address, and ASCB membership number on entry.
Submissions should be (21 x 9 cm 300 dpi)
Entrants should supply a concise title limited to 7 words
The deadline for entries is October 1, 2014
Submit Your Entry
Prizes will be awarded as follows:
1st Prize $500
2nd Prize $200
3rd Prize $100
Entries will be anonymized prior to judging.
A committee of 5 judges formed by ASCB members will evaluate the entries.
The winning comics may be published or used in ASCB official material.
Entries that do not conform to the entry requirements will be disqualified.