August 2015


The National Science Foundation and Popular Science have teamed up once again
to issue a challenge: Can you visualize a scientific idea, concept, or story in an
arresting way?

If so, submit your work to the 2016 Vizzies!

Your handiwork could receive its due glory and win you cash prizes.

Awards categories include: Photography, Illustration, Posters & Graphics,
Interactive, and Video.

For the rules see

The entry deadline is Sept. 15, 2015.


Submit your images now and they could reach a global audience.
The deadline for submissions is 9 September 2015. The winning images
will go on display in science centres and public galleries around the world.

Also introducing the new Julie Dorrington Award for outstanding clinical
photography named in honour of one of the founding members of our
clinical collection.

In order for your images to be considered for the Awards, they first need
to be accepted into our collections. We are looking to acquire high quality
imagery that relates to biomedical science and contemporary healthcare,
and are interested in all artistic media and imaging techniques, from
hand-drawn illustrations to super-resolution microscopy and functional
MRI scans.

Find out more on the Wellcome Image Awards website.