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SSHRC Storytellers Competition
SSHRC is looking for university students to participate in their Storytellers research competition.
The challenge: "Send us your best pitch promoting a great SSHRC‑funded research project happening at your institution."
- $3,000 cash
- Registration and accommodation at Congress 2014 at Brock University, May 24–30, 2013
- National promotion of your pitch
- A place in a specialised research communications workshop; and
- A chance to present at the Storytellers Showcase.
Your submission must be an original work—video, audio, text or infographic—featuring research funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and carried out at the institution at which you are enrolled at the time of submission.
Your submission must not exceed three (3) minutes in length for video or audio, 300 words for text or info-graphic, or 49 megabytes in size for all submissions.
See full contest rules and regulations. It's open to any Canadian resident who's enrolled at a Canadian university. Entries due by January 15, 2014.