Poster Competition Timetable

Some dates in the timetable are compulsory for all of the participating countries. The beginning of the competition and the deadline for submitting the national winner poster(s) to the ISLP website are the same for all countries. Otherwise, the timetable is indicative and the participating countries may apply it the way they choose.

Phases of competitionDatesISLP DirectorCountry Coordinator and national organizing committeeISLP Advisory Board/ISLP ExecutiveTeachers/ StudentsISI
Nomination of members for national organising committees by country coordinatorAs soon as possible
Rules, instructions, internet registration form, call for competition18.1.2016
Finding sponsors/funding for national competitionAs soon as possible
Finding sponsors/funding for international competitionAs soon as possible
Translation of rules and instructions from English into native languagesAs soon as possible
Marketing of competition18.1.2016 –
Closing date for competition17.3.2017
Summary of participants to ISLP Executive/Advisory Board/JuryBy 24.3.2017
Preparing posters18.1.2016 –
Judging posters in schools/locally/regionallyCountry dependent
Submitting the best poster to national committeesCountry dependent
Judging posters in national organising committees or in separate valuation committeeCountry dependent
Organising a poster display and a national award ceremonyCountry dependent
Nominating the international judging committeeBy 30.12.2016
Submitting the best posters of each country to the ISLP websiteOpens 1 January, closes 24 March 2017
Judging posters (international final)Electronic meeting in April-May 2017
Organising a poster display at ISI2017 meeting (at least winning poster, second and third runner up)During the ISI2017 meeting
Announcing and awarding the international winnersDuring the ISI2017 meeting