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CAPE invites University of Cambridge postgraduate students, either individually or in a small team, to submit their research idea for a short project (up to 6 months’ duration) on any engineering-related topic addressing a technological or societal need.

CAPE invites post-graduate students to submit their research idea for a short project (up to 6 months’ duration.) in parallel with their current research and post-graduate studies Winners will receive a prize of £1,000 for projects involving development of a concept, or £2,000 for a project involving experimental testing of an idea.

The project can address any engineering-related topic addressing a technological or societal need. Technology areas could include (but not limited to):

  • Materials and manufacturing processes
  • Energy and the environment
  • Devices and interfaces
  • Communications networks and systems design
  • Systems and devices for healthcare 

AWARD

Winners will receive a prize of £1,000 for projects involving development of a concept, or £2,000 for a project involving experimental testing of an idea.  More than one project will be awarded. The winners will present their project results to the CAPE Steering Committee during a CAPE Event in October 2021.

PROPOSALS and DEADLINE

The proposal should be no more than 2 pages of A4, and should be sent to: cape-office@eng.cam.ac.uk

The deadline for submission is Friday 19 March 2021.   

Each proposal will be evaluated by the CAPE Technology Focus Groups (TFGs), and the winners will be announced in April 2021.

All participating students must have the approval of their Supervisors before submission.

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Read more at: CAPA 2022 Call for Proposals

CAPA 2022 Call for Proposals

9 February 2022

CAPE invites University of Cambridge postgraduate students, either individually or in a small team, to submit their research idea for a short project (up to 6 months’ duration) on any engineering-related topic addressing a technological or societal need. The deadline for submissions is 22 March 2022.


Read more at: CAPA 2020 Call - CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Research Award 2020
CAPA 2020 Call - CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Research Award 2020

CAPA 2020 Call - CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Research Award 2020

28 January 2020

CAPE is inviting Cambridge post-graduate students, either individually or in small teams, to participate in the new CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Award 2020 by submitting a research idea on any engineering-related topic addressing a technological or societal need. The £1,000-£2,000 Award includes funding support for a short...


Read more at: CAPA 2019 Call - CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Research Award 2019
CAPA 2019 Call  -  CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Research Award 2019

CAPA 2019 Call - CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Research Award 2019

28 January 2019

CAPE is inviting Cambridge post-graduate students, either individually or in small teams, to participate in the new CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Award 2019 by submitting a research idea on any engineering-related topic addressing a technological or societal need. The £1,000-£2,000 Award includes funding support for a short...