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‘Show Us Your BRAINS’ Contest Is Open

image of brain
Andrew Janson’s “Light Me Up” won 2019’s Show Us Your BRAINS image contest.

Photo:  Andrew Janson

BRAIN Initiative researchers can now enter their coolest, most artistic and eye-catching images and/or short videos in the 2020 BRAIN Initiative Show Us Your BRAINS! Cool Picture & Video Contest. The contest is open to all researchers who are participating in the BRAIN Initiative, regardless of discipline, career stage or funding source.

Deadline to submit is Monday, May 3. Selected entries will be posted online for public voting. Winners will be announced during the BRAIN Initiative investigators meeting, a virtual event to be held June 1-2.

Be creative. Show the public how you are revolutionizing brain science. We can’t wait to see your BRAINS! Find details at

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