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Call for Research Posters

Energy in Agriculture are once again running a Research Poster Competition where the shortlisted candidates will have the opportunity to showcase their poster at a specially created exhibition area during Energy in Agriculture 2018 at Gurteen College, Co Tipperary.

Possible topics could include:

Qualifying Researchers:

Required Information on all Posters:

Prizes on Offer:

1st Prize = €500, 2nd Prize =€250, 3rd Prize = €100.

The 30 shortlisted posters will be exhibited in the central exhibition space in the catering area of ‘Energy in Agriculture’ show at Gurteen College on 21st August 2018.  Last year saw 2500 attendees at this event.

Presentation to the winning entries will be made at the opening ceremony of Energy in Agriculture by Dr Gerry Boyle, Director of Teagasc.

A4 Posters will also be available for viewing on the EIA website

How to Enter:

All posters must be emailed in electronic format – A4 PDF to by 29th June 2018.  Please mark as EiA poster competition in the subject field.

The judges will evaluate all entries and the successful shortlisted entrants will be notified by the 1st of August.

All shortlisted entries must then submit their Poster in hard copy – A1 portrait format by Tuesday 7th August 2018.  Please send or drop in your poster to Tipperary Energy Agency, Erasmus Smith House, Church Street, Cahir, Co. Tipperary.

Terms & Conditions:

  1. A three judge panel with expertise in energy and agriculture will be formed.
  2. Judges will review each research poster under the following four equal headings:
    1. Relevance to Irish Agriculture and sustainable energy
    2. Impact to Ireland’s climate change mitigation targets
    3. Economic impact to Irish Agricultural and energy competitiveness.
    4. Innovation
  3. Judges will review posters electronically, so high resolution images are required.
  4. Judges decision is final.
  5. Any canvassing is strictly prohibited and will result in disqualification.

The submission deadline is 29th June 2018

Submission guidelines are available here

Download and share competition poster with your colleagues & associates here