The opinion piece competition for the Summer Issue 2024 is now open! 🤩


The opinion piece competition is open to all pharmacy students and interns around the world. This is an opportunity for you to write a short 500-1000 words (maximum 2000 words) opinion piece based on individual experiences and aspirations.

You can choose to answer any of the following questions:

Option 1: With the expansion of the scope of practice, is there a limit to what pharmacists should be allowed to do?

Option 2: As the pharmacy field evolves, what do you envision pharmacists accomplishing in the next decade?


What are the prizes?

🥇1st place: $60 voucher and your article published in the APSJ

🥈2nd place: $30 voucher and your article published in the APSJ

🥉3rd place: your article published in the APSJ


How to submit your opinion piece?

💊 Access the APSJ website

💊 Press “Make a Submission”

💊 Register to the APSJ

💊 Download and fill in the “Manuscript Cover Sheet”. The link can be found in the “Submission Preparation Checklist”

💊 Press “Make a new submission”

💊 Confirm your submission meets the requirements of the APSJ and acknowledge the copyright statement

💊 Upload your submission and your manuscript cover sheet

💊 Enter metadata and confirm your submission


Submissions close on the 31st of December so get in quick!