Apr 18, 2019

eResult Usability-Contest

  • Crimson Education
  • Germany
Competition Other

Description

The eResult Usability-Contest aims to promote talents in usability research. Eresult GmbH cordially invites students, scientists and designers from the broad field of usability research to submit their bachelor's, master's or diploma, master's theses. Sought after is also work from research projects and studies as well as design concepts. Of course, doctoral candidates and postdoctoral researchers can also participate in the Usability Contest.

A total of 7,000 euros in prize money is waiting to be distributed to the future winners. As in previous years, there are two prizes to choose from: eresult Science Award
The eresult Science Award is awarded for outstanding scientific work in the field of usability research. Bachelor / Master theses, diploma/master theses, dissertations/habilitations and research papers from August 2014 on insights into the user-friendly design of interactive applications (web, mobile applications, software) as well as methods of usability research are desirable.

eresult Design Award
Theses can be submitted for theses, research projects, study projects and design concepts, which are characterized by creative and innovative design concepts for the realization of interactive applications (websites, mobile applications, software). In addition to finished concepts and layouts, wireframes, storyboards and click dummies can also be submitted.

Both awards include a 1st prize amounting to 1,500 euros, 2nd prize 600 euros and 3rd prize 400 euros. For the award of the prizes only non-commercial works are considered.

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

Post-graduate students

Competitiveness

5/5

Only several theses are selected from thousands of applicants.

Participation Cost

$

There are no costs involved with the application for this prize.

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

5/5

Applicants must present outstanding work in either the fields of design or science. This is characterized by creative and innovative design concepts for the realization of interactive applications (websites, mobile applications, software), or insights into the user-friendly design of interactive applications (web, mobile applications, software) as well as methods of usability research are desirable.

Time Commitment

5/5

The work submitted for this competition involves several years worth of conducted research.

Application Deadline

Mid-September, each year.

Application Process Includes

Download and fill out the application form for the eResult Science Award or eResult Design Award, then send in your work to:

eresult GmbH
z. Hd. Tatjana Balcke
Elbchaussee 13
22765 Hamburg

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