Acceptance of documents for participation in the concurs "Excellence of students’ scientific research - 2013" began in ISTU. The preliminary selection of candidates for the faculties and institutes of the university will run until June 30. Then the tender committee will determine the winners who will be awarded with the honorary title: "Excellence of students’ scientific research - 2013." The solemn ceremony of summing up the competition will take place in the framework of the All-Russia Science Festival in October.
According to the head of the organization of the research activities of young scientists and students at ISTU, Marina Bulgakova, students, bachelors and masters of Irkutsk Technical University, studying with the "excellent" and "good" marks can claim to the title "Excellence of students’ scientific research - 2013". In addition, the candidate must have a high achievements in research and innovation work.
M. Bulgakova reports that applicants must submit an application for the competition to the dean office and a set of documents including a copy of the record book, a list of the results of scientific work (the list of publications and presentations at scientific conferences, patents for inventions and utility models, certificates for computer programs and DBMS). The copies of diplomas, different certificates and other awards, confirming the victory of / participation in competitions, conferences, contests, and etc. are necessary as well. In addition, it is recommended to provide copies of documents confirming the participation of the contestant in grants, contractual works, researches, developments and technological works carried out on the basis of ISTU commissioned by external organizations and agencies.
"According to the presented documents and achievements, a certain number of points will be assigned to each student; having such a kind of base the members of a preliminary selection committee (at the faculties and institutes of the university) will determine two contenders for the title of "Excellence of students’ scientific research - 2013", says M. Bulgakova. – “The committee under the chairmanship of Vice-Rector for Research activity at ISTU, Vitaliy Peshkov, will select the winners of "Excellence of students’ scientific research - 2013" among the total number of participants. Guys have demonstrated good but not the best results will be marked with letters "For high performance in research and innovation activity." The rest of the students will be awarded with certificates of participants. "
M. Bulgakova emphasizes that the purpose of the contest is to note the successful talented students who are engaged in science and aspire them to reach the heights in this field: "We want to make these guys well-known. We are proud of them and believe that they are a great role model. "
The competition for the title of "Excellence of students’ scientific research - 2013" is annually held in ISTU since 2010. During this time, more than 20 undergraduates and graduate students of the university received a badge of honor. Most of the guys, awarded with an honorary university awards, not only continue later their scientific exploration, successfully enrolling in postgraduate school of ISTU, but also achieve remarkable results in their professional activities.
The conditions of competition "Excellence of students’ scientific research - 2013" can be found in the department of organization of scientific activities of young scientists and students of ISTU: the audience K-218, tel.: (3952) 405-027. The Memorandum about the holding of thecompetition is available as well.