Geneva Challenge 2019 – Advancing Development Goals International Contest for Graduate Students

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Geneva Challenge 2019 – Advancing Development Goals International Contest for Graduate Students

The 2019 Advancing Development Goals International Students Contest invites teams of Master students from all academic programmes to devise innovative and pragmatic solutions to the Challenges of Global Health.

Application Deadlines:

Registrations close on 24th March 2019.
Submission due by 15th July 2019. 

The ADG contest distributes CHF 25’000 in monetary prizes. The winning project will be awarded CHF 10’000; the two teams in second place will receive CHF 5’000 each and the two teams in third place, CHF 2’500 each.

Your submissions will be evaluated by an interdisciplinary academic steering committeewho will select 3 submissions per category to be published on the competitions website and then reviewed by an independent jury of experts with academic, governmental and private sector backgrounds.

Five finalist teams, one team per continent, will be invited (traveling and accommodation expenses covered) to an oral presentation in Geneva, where they will defend their ideas and answer questions from the jury and from the public. The finalists will also be present at an awards ceremony where the results of the contest will be announced preceded by a high-level keynote speech on the challenges of global health.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Geneva Challenge 2019

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