The Wellcome Trust Science WritingPrize 2012.
A 800 word article about any area of science that would be suitable for publication in the Guardian or Observer in print or online.
The deadline for applications is 25th April 2012.
You must be a non-published* writer based in the UK or the Republic ofIreland.
You can enter in either of two categories, with the winner of each receiving a prize:
(a) professional scientists of postgraduate level and above
(b) anyone else with a non-professional interest in science, including undergraduate students.