InSPiR2eS Global Pitching Research Competition 2023

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

Entries opened: 01-Jul-2023
Entries closed: 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