The Medical Women's Federation awards and oversees a variety of grants and prizes throughout the year. For more details please see below:

Please note: Funds are available only for qualified Doctors or women studying towards a medical degree leading to GMC registration as a doctor. The trustees regret they are unable to assist those intending to qualify as dentists, vets, midwives or other health professionals or those undertaking intercalated degrees. 

If you require any further information on any of our prizes please contact Central Office: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Junior Doctor Prize - Closed!

The MWF's annual junior doctor prize invites junior doctors to submit a creative piece, either prose or artistic on a selected title. We encourage video submissions, paintings, sculptures, cartoons, songs or anything that might showcase your creative talents! 

The winning entry will win £100!

You do not have to be an MWF member to enter this prize... but for £35 a year you might as well become one!

 This Prize is now closed and will re-open in July 2022


Katherine Branson Essay Competition - Open!

The MWF’s annual essay competition invites undergraduate medical students to submit a 600-800 word essay on a selected question.

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

For details of the prize, click here

This prize is now open and will close on 6th March 2022.  



Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Abstract Prize

MWF invites abstract submissions at our conferences in Spring and Autumn. We encourage entries from all medical grades as this is a great experience and something which will look excellent on your CV.