InSPiR2eS Global Pitching Research Competition

The InSPiR2eS Global Pitching Research competition (IGPRC) is built on Professor Robert Faff’s (2015) Pitching Research Tool, which provides a framework for researchers to effectively communicate their research ideas to an academic field expert in a compelling, succinct manner prior to embarking on the project

The overall winner of the competition will receive AUD$10,000, with a total prize pool of AUD$40,000

Cartoon Pitch Throw


The IGPRC caters for two types of novice researcher (in collaboration with a senior research mentor)


Tuesday 1 March, 2022 11.59pm AEDT (GMT+9)
Pitch Submission Deadline

Complete and submit your pitch with the pitch tool at for a successful submission into the competition

Friday 29 April, 2022 AEST (GMT+10)
Finalists Determined

Country co-ordinators will manage a process to assess applications and determine competition finalists. Finalists will be notified by end of day Friday.

May 2022 AEST (GMT+10)
Grand Final

Finalists will present their pitch to a panel of judges, before final winners are announced. More details around this event coming soon.

Play Video about module2 cover

Additional Information

Entries open later this year, but you can start creating pitches today using the new Pitch Creation Tool

Competition Sponsors