SET for BRITAIN is an annual poster competition held at the House of Commons which encourages, supports and promotes Britain’s early-stage and early-career research scientists, engineers, technologists and mathematicians. Competition winners will be invited to present their poster to parliamentarians and other policy makers. Up to 60 early-career researchers (PhDs and postdocs) will be able to present their posters and the winners receive Gold (£3,000), Silver (£2,000) or Bronze (£1,000) Awards.
SET for BRITAIN 2016 takes place on Monday 7th March 2016 and applications are now open for the poster competition. The deadline for entries is Monday 21st December 2015 at 5pm. To enter, simply fill out the online application form, provide an abstract of your work and a reference.
Godwin Yeboah, a PhD researcher from Northumbria, has previously presented at this event and you can read his account of the 2013 event on his blog: http://godwinyeboah.blogspot.co.uk/2013/03/northumbria-university-academic-takes_18.html