Competition Rules

  1. Register with a work, or institutional E-mail address.
  2. Submit your documents in a digital format through our site.
  3. Include a title and description summarizing the content of your submission.
  4. Include original data pertaining to the nervous system (of any species), or a neuroscientific concept.
  5. Low resolution (≤ 300 dpi) submissions will be excluded from competing.
  6. The participant(s) shall indemnify Art of Neuroscience, the Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience and the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) against claims from third parties. In addition, in case (an alleged) infringement on third parties rights is made, (i) participants forfeit their right to an award or (ii) the organizer is entitled to reclaim an award which has already been given.
  7. If an entry has been submitted elsewhere, it should be stated where. If a prize has been awarded list the type of award and date it was received.
  8. It is the responsibility of the participant to ensure that permissions are obtained to use other people's data and content and correct attributions are made where necessary.
  9. The organizers retain the right to make a pre-selection of all accepted submissions.
  10. In case of multiple authors, please specify your full names and affiliation(s) in the text accompanying your submission.
  11. The organizers retain the right to use submissions digitally, in print or in exhibits, or reproduce submitted material in any other way.
  12. Submissions will be judged for aesthetic value, originality, scientific value and reproduction quality.
After you have read and accepted the Rules, please register for the 2017 competition (registrations from previous years have been deleted). After receiving a registration confirmation you can upload your files. Good luck!