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Australasian Biometrics Poster Competition

Student competitions and scholarships

Posted: 21 August 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9x8M

The Australasian Region of the International Biometric Society is holding a special poster competition for Y9–10 school students, showcasing statistical methods and explorations of problems related to Biometrics (e.g. agriculture, ecology, health etc).

Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 entries that can demonstrate a clear statistical inquiry to a Biometrics problem. Prize amounts consist of:

1st Prize $AUD300.

2nd Prize $AUD200.

3rd Prize $AUD100.

Posters can be submitted through the SSA National Schools Poster Competition website, which will house a special check button for this competition. Winners will be announced at the 2019 Australasian Region Biometrics Conference, where students and their teachers/carers can 'zoom in' to virtually attend the awards ceremony.

Entries close 10 November.

For more information visit: ausbiometric2019.org/school-posters

Further information

Contact: Vanessa Cave

 (07) 838 5212

vanessa.cave@agresearch.co.nz

ausbiometric2019.org/school-posters