Research Pitching Competition by Slush & Skolar looks for courageous postdoc researchers from all fields of research. The winner receives a €100K Skolar Award to advance her/his research.
The competition is open for postdoctoral researchers who have completed their doctoral degree no more than five years ago (maternity and paternity leaves excluded). Research Pitching Competition by Slush and Skolar warmly welcomes postdocs from all research fields and all corners of the world. You can apply as an individual researcher or as a research team. The competition is open to both basic research and applied research but focuses on research ideas and not business ideas.
The 8 finalists will get a unique pitching bootcamp and pitch their research on Slush stage on the 22nd of November. The finalists and winner are selected by an academic jury.
The call for applications opens 14th August and closes 18th September.
The competition and award are jointly funded by research foundations.
Read more: skolar.fi