A Chance to win

We hold annual competitions in order for medical students to have the chance to win cash prizes. The objective of these prizes is to enable students to have their say when it comes to alcohol issues and test their knowledge:

MCA Legacy Essay Competition

The MCA Legacy essay competition is held every year by the MCA. Prizes are awarded to the Medical Students whose essay best answers the adjudicators' chosen title.


The winners are:

1st Prize: Saranya Baleswaran, Barts and the London School of Medicine & Dentistry

2nd Prize: Shreyas Moodalbyle, University of Birmingham

3rd Prize: Gemma Swann, University of Glasgow

With thanks to the judges: Dr Iain Smith, Dr Dominique Florin and Dr Andrew Thillainayagam 


Click here for details.

Winning entries receive:

1st Prize    £500

2nd Prize   £300

3rd Prize    £200

To view previous winners click here .


National Alcohol Awareness Day Competition 

The MCA NAAD competition is held every two years and is usually a poster competition.

The 2021 competition is planned to open in March 2021.  To view previous winners click here.