How the competition works

How the competition works

Entries now closed

Have you got a worthy research idea, but need certain data to carry out your work? Are you are a researcher that wants to develop an experimental or methodological element?

Enter the Innovation Panel competition, and you could get the opportunity to test-bed your experiment. See our Call for Proposals

What’s involved?

  • Researchers submit ideas for an experiment or test to be carried in the subsequent wave or waves of the Innovation Panel
  • The proposed research design must have an experimental or methodological element.
  • Read the exact Criteria and eligibility before applying or for more questions email: Annette Jäckle.

Why enter the competition?

  • The chance to access rich household data, you can’t get through other research channels.
  • The IP competition is a test-bed for new and existing projects without the associated cost.
  • Understanding Society will provide you with a high level of support throughout your research.
  • A chance to be interviewed by the communications team and feature on the Understanding Society website.

How do I apply?

  • Entries opened for the 2015 Innovation Panel Competition on 16th February 2015.
  • The competition is now closed.
  • Our next competition will be published in February 2016.

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