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Here we have put together a selection of great thoughts by Research Pitching Competition team and jury members. If there's anything we didn't put on this page, please don't hesitate to contact us at

Skolar Award ideas

This is what Research Pitching Competition by Slush and Skolar 2018 is all about


Discussions on the postdoc’s role in society, multidiscplinary events throughout the year, a more communal Skolar Award experience. Read the guiding ideas behind Skolar Award 2018!

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Skolar Award Stockholm

Why pitch? Postdocs in Stockholm share their thoughts


We went to Sweden to meet with young researchers. Postdocs in Stockholm think pitching is a skill worth having.

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5 facts about Research Pitching Competition by Slush and Skolar


A research pitching competition at a startup event? How’s that a thing? It’s time to bust some myths about Skolar Award at Slush.

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“Professional tutoring, great team spirit, prize worth of trying, and very rewarding way to apply for funding.”

Martti Kaasalainen, Research Pitching Competition 2017 finalist