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Opening i-PhD contest's first edition. Applications start on July 4th.

The Higher Education, Research and Innovation Office, opens on July 4th, 2019, i-PhD contest's first edition. It is the most transcendental innovation contest focusing on young doctors and doctorate students.

on April 7, 2019

The Higher Education, Research and Innovation Office, opened the passed 4th of July 2019, i-PhD contest's first edition. It is the most transcendental innovation contest focused on young doctors and doctorate students.

Its purpose is to promote entrepreneurship within Ph.D. students and recent Ph.D.s, to reinforce the assistance in the creation of companies working with innovative technologies and to make a better follow-up in the creation of "DeepTech" start-ups.

The contest's price consists of a 12-month follow-up (mentoring, financing of capacitation, access to a summer camp abroad).

This first edition concerns Ph.D. students having their defense during 2019 and recently graduated doctors (in the last 3 years maximum), and it isn't subject to nationality or age conditions.

Candidates must be supported by a public research laboratory and must be guided by a Technological Transfer Structure (for example Centrale Innovation, SATT Ouest Valorisation, Inserm Transfert structures de valorisation des organismes nationaux de recherche (ONR),…).

Projects will be graded by:
  • The valorization of research work related to a public research laboratory
  • The technological transfer to create a company dedicated to the development and commercialization of a product or service
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Published on July 19, 2019 Updated on July 25, 2019