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Student blog writing contest ‑ What does Global Health Mean to you?

Posted by Global Health Office on March 26, 2021 in General Announcements

Essay contest

Theme: What does global health mean to you?
Submissions Due: April 9 @ 11:59PM

Word count: 300-500

Our office is excited to launch our first Blog Writing Competition open to all students at Dalhousie University.

Unpublished and published pieces that have not previously been chosen as a contest winner are eligible; 300 - 500 word limit.  Students are encouraged to explore the theme of global health and will be evaluated based on idea, organization, style and grammar.

Submissions can be emailed to


Our office has partnered with the Dalhousie Writing Centre and will be offering two optional workshops for students. Please contact if you have any issues joining the sessions.

March 30 @ 4-5 PM "Writing For a Non-Specialist Audience"
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March 31 @ 3-4 PM "Reducing Wordiness"
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