InSPiR2eS Global Pitching Research Competition 2023

Following on from the resounding success of IGPRC2022, we have launched a second edition of the global Pitching Research competition in 2023… be INSPIRED…

Entries open: 01-Jul-2023
Entries close: 30-Sep-2023

Cartoon Pitch Throw


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

Current PhD/Master/Undergraduate Student (research-enabled)

Early Career Researcher (within 5yr of graduation) – PhD

Competition Timeline

…to be updated very soon!

March - August
PRM Micro-Credential

Window for IGPRC2023 entrants to complete the Pitching Research Matters Micro-Credential (PRM MC) prior to competition entry submission

Competition Information Published

Watch the video published by Prof. Robert Faff summarising the 2023 IGPRC key details and information

July - August
Competition Open

Web portal for competition opens and entrants can submit their entry via their Pitching Research account

Click "Start Pitching" at the top of the page, or visit:

30 September
Submission Deadline

Final deadline for submission of IGPRC 2023 entries

September - November
Assessment Period

Assessment of written entries to determine semi-finalists

This assessment is based exclusively on written pitches

"Gala" Grand Final

A "gala" online grand final with 6 finalists drawn from all around the world with an international panel of judges

Winner determined by a combined quality of written and oral pitch. Exact date to be confirmed