We 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 »
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 »
We’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!
Research 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.