OPEN CALL

SEAT CHAIR in UPC AWARD

FOR THE BEST PhD THESIS IN 2013 ON AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY


The SEAT Chair in UPC BarcelonaTech is pleased to announce the first edition of the Award to distinguish young scientists who have recently completed a PhD thesis in the field of Automotive Engineering Sciences and Technology.

The Meaning of the Award is to highlight outstanding achievements of one young person at the start of their scientific and technological research career.

The Content of the Award is an Award document, a sum of 2.000€ plus the cost for the attendance of the Award Ceremony.

The Application
Every person who has presented a thesis within any Automotive fields of interest and got it approved at a University, a Higher Education or Research Institution in Europe in 2013 qualifies for the Award and can submit an application.

An Open Call is launched, with the closing date on December 15th, 2014. The application will be automatically submitted by filling in the Inscription form below.

Applicants must include:

  • a copy of the thesis
  • a Curriculum Vitae of the candidate
  • a motivation letter from the supervisor highlighting the scientific and technical contributions of the thesis
All the documents have to be submitted in pdf format.

> Award Decision

The SEAT Chair will setup a PhD-Award Committee that will select the awardee and communicate the decision in the first quarter of 2015.

> Award Presentation

The Award will be handed over at one of the workshops organized by the SEAT Chair in 2014/2015.




> Inscription form

Name and surname:
E-mail:
Copy of the thesis:
Curriculum Vitae:
Motivation Letter:
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