Science Comic Strip Competition
Application deadline: October 1, 2014
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?
- 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
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.