Aegis Professor Undergraduate Competition

The Science Partnership Office Congratulates all our participating Faculty of Science students who took part in the first Aegis Professor Undergraduate Competition. An afternoon of fantastic presentations and posters was enjoyed by the Aegis Professors, academics and students. All the students have been awarded experience days at the Aegis Professor’s organisations and a special congratulations to Team 1 who scooped the top prize of £5000! Highlights are shared in our blog.

Group photo of the participating students, SPO, academics and Aegis Professors,

The Science Partnership Office in association with the Faculty of Science Student Societies brings you the Aegis Professor Undergraduate Competition: an exciting new scheme where students will have the chance to see how scientific research ideas can be commercialised with the opportunity to win up to £5000.

What’s involved

You will work in a multidisciplinary team of students and apply your knowledge to a real-world scientific challenge.

Working over the summer, you will present your work to the Faculty Aegis Professors at a celebration day event in September 2023.

Registration has now closed. Thank you for applying.

Key Dates

June-September 2023
Competition open

20 September 2023
Poster submission deadline. Details of how to submit your poster can be found here.

25 September 2023
Oral presentation submission deadline. Details of how to submit your oral presentation can be found here

27 September 2023
Celebration day –information and agenda

This activity counts towards Bristol PLUS Award