FameLab Netherlands Final 2016

Registration for the 2018 FameLab heats is now closed. Get in touch with the organising universities if you would like to attend a regional heat in Amsterdam, Groningen, Delft, Twente and Wageningen.

Before you apply please make sure you are eligible to take part in this competition.

You will be contacted by email to confirm the receipt of your application and inform you of the details and next steps

Come to the heat closest to you and present your scientific topic to our panel of judges! (Don't forget to invitе your friends and family to come and support you!)

Regional heats

Heat 1: University of Amsterdam / AMC
Date: 15 March 2018
Location: Spui 25
Closing date: 1 February 2018
Contact: Eline van Dillen and Marlies Stouthard 

Heat 2: University of Groningen / Science LinX
Date: 8 March 2018
Location: Groninger Forum
Closing date: 1 March 2018
Contact: Ilse Klarenbeek 

Heat 3: Wageningen University & Research
Date: 16 March 2018
Location: Wageningen  
Closing date: 1 March 2018
Contact: Jac Niessen

Heat 4: University of Twente

Date: 19 March 2018
Location: Vrijhof
Closing date: 1 March 2018
Contact: Hinke Mulder

Heat 5: TU Delft
Date: 3 April 2018
Location: Theater de Veste
Closing date: 23 February 2018
Contact: Roy Meijer

What happens after the heats?

Winners of the heats take part in a Communication Masterclass held at KNAW in Amsterdam on 12 and 13 April 2018. The Masterclass will help you develop invaluable media and presentation skills. The 12 FameLabbers selected for the Masterclass will present at the FameLab Netherlands Final at TivoliVredenburg in Utrecht on 9 May 2018. The winner of the Dutch Final will go on to compete in the International Final in Cheltenham in June 2018