Competitions

Science Communication: The Josh Award

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BIG logoWe meet a fair few researchers who are interested in using their scientific knowledge to inspire and inform other people about science. Often times, these researchers are looking to move away from life at the bench, and try something a bit different. When we saw an advert for the Josh Award, we knew that this could be a great boost to researchers looking to kick start a career in science communication. The deadline is 17th April; details below! Read the rest of this entry »

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FameLab 2015

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If you have a passion for science, technology, engineering or maths, and want to communicate your passion to others, then why not enter FameLab’s 2015 competition? You can access mentoring support from some of the world’s best science communicators, and there’s prize money to boot. What’s not to like? Read the rest of this entry »

OneStart biotech accelerator competition

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onestartOneStart has been in touch with us about their biotech start up programme. If you fancy the chance to win £100k and free lab space, read on…

Apply by 1st December for a chance to win £100k to realise your business idea

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Do you have an idea to inspire humanity?

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fallingwallsWe’ve been contacted by A.T.Kearney regarding their ‘Falling Walls‘ competition. Aimed at academics, postgraduates and entrepreneurs, the competition asks you to pitch your innovative research idea, with the opportunity to go on to their final event in Berlin. The event takes place on 17th October at Tate Modern, and deadlines for submissions are Friday 3rd October (the deadline on their website has been extended by a week). Details below!

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Interested in working in the Rail Industry.. conference opportunity

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Where does your journey take youResearch has identified a major gap is likely to develop in the rail industry, especially in engineering skills. They are therefore looking for the brightest candidates to join this exciting sector and build the community of future rail leaders and educators.

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Environment Agency flash flooding competition

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A competition from the Environment Agency, who are keen to involve PhDs and postdocs in their “University Challenge” competition. Details below!

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Interested in setting up a business?

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business-idea1Our Rise Up team tell us that our researchers are a very entrepreneurial bunch, so we know that some of you out there will have a new year’s resolution to explore your entrepreneurial potential this year. Read the rest of this entry »