Titles for 2020

Prospective authors need to answer the following essay title:

  • What will make the biggest contribution to improving the public’s health in the next 10 years?

Deadline for Entries: 31 October 2020


The essay must be no longer than 1,000 words and include no more than 10 references. It must be in the form of Vancouver style referencing, include a maximum of one table or figure, and be submitted in the format of a word document double spaced and on a white background.


  • Publication in the May 2021 issue of Perspectives in Public Health
  • £200 in Amazon vouchers 
  • £100 SAGE book vouchers
  • One year's free RSPH membership (Student or Associate grade)
  • 6-month term on Perspectives in Public Health editorial board

For more information download the competition flyer.

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