FALLING WALLS SCIENCE ENGAGER OF THE YEAR 2019

When:
June 30, 2019 @ 11:45 pm
2019-06-30T23:45:00+02:00
2019-07-01T00:00:00+02:00
Where:
Falling Walls Conference
Berlin

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

Submissions from any field of science engagement, communication, outreach, education – large or small – are welcome. The most impactful, novel, and cost-effective projects will be invited to Berlin (travel and accommodation costs will be covered). We are looking for:

  • all forms of science engagement with a focus on impactful, cost-effective, novel approaches to building opportunities for dialogue and participation in science
  • hidden champions from the whole world who pursue scalable projects
  • initiatives with local impact or wider outreach with the potential to become role models for other projects or scientists
  • new ways of communication and cooperation with the goal of empowering scientists to engage with public audiences

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?

  • The 20 best submissions will be invited to share their science engagement projects on 8 November in a fast-paced pitch competition in front of a peer audience and a distinguished jury
  • The winner will get the chance to pitch their project on the grand stage of the Falling Walls Conference to an audience of 750 global leaders, decision-makers, and international media representatives
  • All selected participants will receive an invitation to join the Falling Walls Conference on 9 November and its network of international science leaders, media, and outreach professionals
  • Increase international visibility for your organisation’s science engagement work
  • Share your experiences and learn from like-minded people in a co-learning environment
  • Become part of a sustainable community dedicated to a common cause – pushing forward the dialogue between science and society.

FULL DETAILS OF HOW TO APPLY 

Application Deadline

30 June 2019 (23:59 CEST)

Questions?
Contact us via engage@falling-walls.com