The Nancy Rothwell Award celebrates specimen drawing in schools and highlights the benefits of combining art and science.
There are three age categories 7-11, 12-14, 15-18 and prizes are awarded for:
The top 10 entries in each category will be awarded a set of drawing pencils and a certificate.
The top three of these will also receive £25. Plus an experience day (22nd December) at the Royal Veterinary College, meeting the artist in residence and going on a tour of the anatomy museum and dissection rooms.
The school of one winner in each category will also receive the top prize of £250.
The 2016 winners were announced on 13th October 2016.
Arnav Sharma (9) from Brindishe Green Primary School in London
Travis Moldrich (14) from The Judd School in Tonbridge, Kent
Liam Barrett (17) from Tupton Hall School in Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Download a pdf of the competition poster or get in touch to get hard copies. We also have a PowerPoint presentation for science/art lesson inspiration.
Professor Susan Standring FRSB, King's College London
Mr Andrew Crook MBE FRSA, Royal Veterinary College
Dr Grace Sim, Royal Veterinary College
Lucy Coia, Royal Society of Biology