The top teams selected in Stage 2 will have access to labs or other appropriate spaces and a budget (up to £1,500) to develop their project to a proof-of-concept stage over 8 weeks. There will also be bursaries of £1,760 per student to cover living costs over the summer.

On completion of their research, teams will submit a detailed summary of their findings and give a presentation of their project to our panel of VIP Judges at an event open to the public.

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Key dates for 2017

DateActivity
from 26 June 2017 Teams are allocated appropriate space and budget and start their research
22 September 2017 Teams submit their final report
w/c 23 October 2017 Teams present their project to the VIP Judges at the Final Judging Event which will be open to an invited audience

The winning team will receive a £1000 prize.