Postgraduate Medical School Grant - Now Open!

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08 March 2017

Are you studying medicine as a second degree?

Are you in need of financial assistance?

Receive up to £500!

essay prizePostgraduate Student Grants of £100-£500 are awarded by the Medical Women's Federation to female medical students who are studying Medicine as their second degree.

Application forms can now be downloaded here, for the academic session beginning in Autumn 2017. Applications must be returned complete with the required paperwork by Monday 19th June 2017. 

To find out more about becoming a member of MWF and to join, click here. Please note, grants will be awarded to MWF members only. 

Email your completed grant applications to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Download the application form here.

Closing date: Midnight Monday 19th June 2017

MWF 100th Anniversary Prize - Sponsored by Wesleyan

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08 February 2017

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To celebrate 100 years of Medical Women, MWF and Wesleyan have teamed up to award prizes to three doctors in various stages of their careers who have shown excellence within their fields. The three categories of award are:

Past - Awarded to a senior established doctor

Present - Awarded to an established doctor

Future - Awarded to an up and coming doctor


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The prize winners will be announced at our Centenary Conference on Friday 12th May 2017 and the winners will receive £250 each along with a year free membership to MWF. 

To be eligible for the prize you must either be a member of MWF or Wesleyan. Click here to see the full prize criteria. 

You are welcome to nominate yourself for the prize or nominate a friend or colleague. 

Nominees must be available to attend the conference on Friday 12th May. 

Please note this prize is only available to qualified doctors, medical students are not eligible.

Application forms can be downloaded here and must be returned along with a 3 page CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The closing date for all entries is strictly 4pm on Friday 7th April 2017


Katherine Branson Student Essay Competition - Open!

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Details: Submit an essay of 600-800 words and you could win £100!stethoscope books4

Questions - Chose ONE of the below:

  • Globalisation: The healthcare challenges of the future. Discuss
  • Wellbeing of doctors is vital to quality of care for patients: How should it be taught in Medical Schools?

Prize: £100 (for each essay) and an invitation to present your winning essay at our Spring Conference.

One entry per person only.

Closing Date: Midnight Monday 2nd March 2015

Submission: Send your essay along with your name, email address, University and year to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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