BMI Science Illustration Contest

Goals


  • Highlight some science achievement in the Department.
  • Create a pool of nice illustrations to use in our social media
  • Encourage the connections between scientists and general audience for vulgarisation/outreach.

 

Topics of the Illustrations


  • Lab sciences results (microscopy, results from bench, films…)
  • Illustrations (can be models, theory concepts, science in general…)
  • Photography (lab, equipment,…. except people)

 

Participants


  • Undergraduate (TMM) and graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, research associates, technicians and staff of the department.
  • There is no limit of numbers of illustrations that can submit a participant (for the first Edition of the contest).

 

Submission Dates (2 contests per year)


  • January 31st, 2017 = 1st Edition
  • July 31st, 2017 = 2nd Edition

 

Winners


 

Prizes


  • One 1st prize of $200
  • Two 2nd prizes of $100

 

Submission


  • Electronic (JPEG)
  • Resolution 300 DPI minimum
  • Fill the Application Form (one per illustration).
  • Send both documents (Illustration and Application Form) by email to Veronique Tremblay before the deadline.

 

Announcement of winner


  • On website and Social Media, 30 days after the date of submission.

 

Copyrights


  • Submission of an entry constitutes consent to use the participant’s name and illustration, including posting on the department website, related print and social media, without compensation.
  • Entries must be composed of original, authentic, unpublished material and must be the sole property of the participant, not previously submitted in any other contest or publications of all sorts.
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