Thursday, September 19, 2013

Participate in a Science Slam on 17 Nov 2013 in Ahmedabad, organized by DWIH Indiafor students/ post-docs from any field of Science/Humanities/Social Sciences

DWIH New Delhi - Excellence on Tour! in Ahmedabad:

15 November, 2013 - 22 November, 2013

Organized By German House for Research & Innovation (Deutsches Wissenschafts- und Innovations Haus, DWIH), New Delhi

Call for Applications for students/ post-docs from any field of Science/Humanities/Social Sciences

Deadline for Applications: Monday , 7 October 2013

What is a science slam? It ́s an unconventional way to bring together passionate researchers and the curious public. Bring science on stage! Compete for the hearts of the audience by your performance in a maximum of ten minutes.

What do you need? Excellent knowledge of your research subject, your courage & presentation skills.

How should a Slam look like? You are the best judge! Be creative! Be funny! Any format is allowed, from the conventional talk to a stage play or musical performance. Just respect the time limit of ten minutes.

How do you benefit? Apart from exposure to other fields of science and a new experience, the winner will have a chance to spend two months with an eminent research group in Germany.

Send your applications along with a photograph to:

(Please write "Application for the Science Slam" and your name in the subject line)

For ideas, please see the link:!


  • Students, registered for M.A., M.Sc., M.Phil. or Ph.D. with a recognized Indian University/Institutes, or
  • Post-docs (up to 6 years of completion of Ph.D.)


  • Medicine/ Physiology
  • "Green" Life Sciences
  • Physics/ Mathematics/ Geo Sciences
  • Chemistry & Process Engineering
  • Engineering/ Informatics
  • Humanities & Social Sciences

 Further Details:

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