Deadline extended! Win up to £300 in the #SussexDocFest Research Image and Poster comps

Do you want to share your research with the world (or at least with Sussex)?

Enter an image or poster (or both) into our #SussexDocFest competitions and get your PhD research on the map.

Shortlisted entries will be exhibited on our website and at the Student Centre on Thursday 8 June.

The deadline for both competitions has been extended to Friday 26 May. Enter now!

A corgi dog stands on a yellow button with one paw and looks directly into the camera.
2022’s winning image by Alice Torjussen (Engineering & Informatics).

Research Image Competition

Capture your work in a single image, designed to inform, engage and intrigue a non-specialist academic audience and offer a visual perspective on current doctoral research.

First prize: £200 towards your research
Second prize: £100 towards your research
People’s Choice: £100 towards your research

Visit our Research Image Competition page for full details and to submit your image online. If you need a little inspiration, you can view all of last year’s Research Image entries on the competition webpage. 

Research Poster Competition

Our poster selection will showcase the diversity of doctoral research at Sussex and inform and engage a non-specialist academic audience.

First prize: £300 towards your research 
Second prize: £150 towards your research
People’s Choice: £150 towards your research 

Visit our Research Poster Competition page for full details and to enter.

An academic poster titled The use of acoustic monitoring as a means to detect the colonies of the barbastelle bat within woodlands. It features an image of a bat flying, several graphs and blocks of text.
2022’s winning poster, by Kieran O’Malley (Life Sciences).