The first edition of the INNOBAGES Awards for scientific dissemination through social networks is an initiative of the Bages County Council with the collaboration of knowledge and technological agents and representatives from the business world of the territory within the framework of the FormaBages program and the InnoBages project. The aim is to disseminate the research carried out in Bages among citizens and to promote research, scientific and technological vocations among young people in the region. Furthermore, we want everyone to know about the research done by the region's researchers.
On May 3rd, we will hold the Presentation Day of the Awards, and we will have the collaboration of 2 influencers and popularizer of renowned scientists on the networks:
On this day, Sandra and Toni will tell us about their successful experience and share some essential tips and advice for disseminating science. You can also ask them and get ideas and inspiration to prepare your communication proposal for the presentation of your project.
If you are interested in attending the Conference, prior registration is required.
The awards aim to promote scientific dissemination among the general public and, especially, young people in the Bages region. They consist of the dissemination of doctoral theses or master's degree final projects of the participants. There are two categories:
In an entertaining, simple and casual way, it is about that you explain your proposal in one of the two possible formats (tweets or videos). We want to know the subject of the work or thesis, what has moved you to study it, the need, the objective,... To explain it, you can take advantage of all the resources and possibilities that networks allow you (images, gifs, music, video...).
The prizes are:
|Awards for the best Twitter threads
|Awards for the best videos on Instagram and TikTok
The winners will also be selected to participate in scientific dissemination activities of their research aimed at young people or non-specialized citizens. Participation in these activities organized by the Bages County Council will also be reimbursed.
You can participate if you meet any of the following profiles:
In addition, it is necessary to meet the following requirements:
The concurrence of these requirements will be accredited when applying by presenting the documents indicated.
You have absolute freedom when creating your proposal. You can use all kinds of elements that enrich the presentation of the content and make it more attractive and fun (links, emoticons, videos, images, GIFs, titles, subtitles, music, sound effects, etc.)
In any case, it is necessary to meet the following criteria:
You just need to present a proposal and upload it to the networks to participate! Once uploaded, you must fill in the application you can download at this link. (Instance)
Once completed, you must submit it by electronic registration (www.ccbages.cat) or in-person to the County Council (c/Muralla de Sant Domènec, 24; Manresa).
The application deadline for the Awards will begin on May 8th and end on May 29th 2023. NEW!! Period extension until june 23
It will be valued:
Each jury member will score each evaluation criterion of each proposal presented with a grade from 0 to 10.
The jury will be composed of:
Until June 8th, the jury will deliberate on the proposals received and issue its verdict. Once the jury's verdict has been issued, the Presidency of the Bages County Council will decide on awarding the Awards by Presidential Decree.
The prizes will be notified to those interested the week of June 12th to 16.
In case of doubts or if you want to make a query, you can send us an email at: [email protected] or send a WhatsApp with your query to 610 207 986
For more information, you can also consult the Public Rules of the contest and the respective call in www.ccbages.cat