FameLab is on a nationwide search for stars of tomorrow - Scientists, Engineers, Technologists, Mathematicians and all STEM enthusiasts (ages 21 years old and above) to participate in its flagship science communication competition.

Famelab will be the platform where you can show off your expertise in pitching something complicated as quantum mechanics in a way that is not only creative and engaging but also palatable enough for the laymen to comprehend.

Submit your online application with a supplementary 3-minute video presentation for the preliminary audition before the closing date on 19 January 2019. Successful applicants will then be notified by 25 January 2019 and you can prepare for the respective heats which will be taking place as follows:

  • Northern Heat (Penang) 9-10th February 2019
  • Southern Heat (Johor) 16-17th February 2019
  • Borneo Heat (Sabah/Sarawak) 23rd-24th February 2019
  • Central Heat (Kuala Lumpur) 2nd-3rd March 2019

*All participants will be judged based on 3 principles - content, clarity, and charisma.

Distinguished 10 finalists will go through a mandatory 2-days exclusive Masterclass Workshop delivered by established trainers from the United Kingdom where you will gain valuable insights on practical methods and deliveries for effective science communication prior competing in the FameLab National Final on 27 April 2019. The National Champion will then represent Malaysia in the International FameLab at the Cheltenham Science Festival, United Kingdom held tentatively in June 2019.

For further information or enquiries please contact
myfamelab@might.org.my | myfamelab@britishcouncil.org.my

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