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2022 Medical Student Essay Competition

  1. Eligibility Criteria - To be eligible for one of the MIGA 2022 Student Essay Competition awards:
    1. You must be:
      1. Enrolled in an accredited course of medical study in Australia for the purpose of obtaining registration as a medical practitioner
      2. Insured with MIGA at the time of submitting your Application and when the competition is drawn
    2. Your Essay must meet the following requirements:
      1. It must be between 750 and 1000 words (max)
      2. It must be submitted electronically along with your Entry Form
      3. No material other than the Essay will be accepted
      4. Photos and other supporting material may be included in the Essay.
  2. Entrants must abide by the terms and conditions of the MIGA 2022 Student Essay Competition as determined by MIGA; and if you receive one of the Awards:
    1. You agree that MIGA may publish your name and your Essay, in part or in full, including as part of its promotion of the winners of the MIGA 2022 Student Essay Competition
    2. You agree to your Essay being edited by MIGA if needed for publication and promotion
  3. Receipt of an MIGA 2022 Student Essay Competition award does not constitute any partnership, trust, agency, joint venture or employment relationship with MIGA
  4. You agree to take reasonable care and diligence to ensure your Essay and its content does not infringe upon MIGA’s or any other party’s intellectual property rights or bring MIGA’s name into disrepute
  5. You must abide by the decisions of MIGA in relation to the MIGA 2022 Student Essay Competition
  6. MIGA reserves the right to allocate the MIGA 2022 Student Essay Competition awards in its sole discretion. Any decision of MIGA is final and is not subject to any right of appeal or reconsideration.
  7. MIGA will retain your Entry Form and Essay. However, all information provided will be retained in accordance with MIGA’s Privacy Policy, which can be accessed on our website at
  8. You must ensure that your Entry Form and Essay is received by MIGA no later than 5.00pm (AEST) Friday, 30 September 2022
  9. You are not eligible to enter if you are a member of MIGA’s Boards or Advisory Panels.


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