Literacy Slam Award 2018

Participate in the Young Researcher´s and Professional´s Literacy Slam competition and win the “Literacy Slam Award 2018” of 1.000 Euro!

The topic: Literacy teaching and learning for marginal groups

Entry criteria: You must be a researcher or practitioner, 40 years of age or younger.

The Slam: Present your (ongoing or completed) research or good practice project in 10 minutes and prove that science can be entertaining, witty and at the same time understandable. Everything is allowed! Slams can be supported by video, audio material, slides or any other kind of media, as well as by scientific equipment.

The Jury: The audience is the jury using numbered cards from 1 to 10. Try to convince them with the three C´s: Content, Clarity, Charisma.

Prize: The winner will be awarded with € 1000.

Procedure: Please submit your contribution (Abstract 250 words) and a brief CV until April, 30, 2018 to communication[at] The Executive board of the ELINET Association will evaluate all submission and select 6 participants to present their performance. All invited speakers will have the opportunity to participate in the subsequent panel about their topics.

Need some inspiration? Look here: Science Slam on You Tube