An online event where school students connect with medical researchers and technical staff. It’s a competition, where the students are the judges.
Students challenge the researchers and technical staff over fast-paced online text-based live CHATs. They ASK anything they want, and VOTE for their favourite competitor to win a prize of £500 to communicate their work with the public.
MRC Festival Zone runs 3rd–28th June 2019
The MRC Festival Zone is part of the Medical Research Council’s annual festival of activities.
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Welcome to MRC Festival Zone!
MRC Festival Zone is based on the award-winning I'm a Scientist format:
Thank you from your winner – Deepak!
🥇 The MRC Festival Zone winner is…
The fourth and final Weekly Winner is…
🏆 Week 4’s student winner is…
📢 Join the final live chat today from 12–3pm
From London to Liverpool, from Glasgow to The Gambia, the MRC Festival of Medical Research is an annual event where MRC-funded researchers showcase and discuss their work through public events and activities.