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URSS drop-in sessions every Wednesday

Interested in applying for the URSS and want to find out more about the scheme?

The URSS Team will be holding weekly online drop-in sessions every Wednesday between 2-3pm during Term 1.

Go to Teams and join the URSS Drop-in Session every Wednesday to chat with us or post us a question and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Thu 01 Oct 2020, 13:10

URSS 2020 Application

The URSS and EUTOPIA URSS application will be open from Monday 5 October. The closing date will be Sunday 28 February.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Thu 01 Oct 2020, 13:05

World Innovation Challenge

48 hours. 3 Sustainability Challenges. ยฃ2000.

Introducing the ๐—ช๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—น๐—ฑ ๐—œ๐—ป๐—ป๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—–๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ด๐—ฒ (๐—ช๐—œ๐—–)

- An opportunity for 45 Warwick students to work in a GLOBAL team with Monash University students to create a business idea that tackles a key sustainability challenge ๐Ÿ“ฃ

- Starting on the 9th of October, you will work online for 48 hours to make a business plan that solves one of 3 sustainability challenges.

- The best Monash-Warwick team will win ยฃ2000/$4000 to kickstart your business idea (or you can keep it!) and a place in Enactus Warwickโ€™s Advance Accelerator ๐Ÿ†

- Every participant will walk away having upskilled, a richer understanding of sustainability in business, certificate of completion AND exclusive merch (so you can rep WIC all year round!)

- Donโ€™t have any experience in business or sustainability? We welcome students of ALL experience levels and backgrounds ๐Ÿ‘จ‍๐ŸŽ“

You will receive guidance, keynote talks and mentoring from industry experts and leading entrepreneurs throughout the 48 hours to ensure that you have developed the key skills needed to submit the business plan via a short video.

- Registrations will close on the 5th of October. Everyone must register individually but you are allowed to apply with a maximum of 2 other people which you should highlight in the application.

- Connect with passionate young people around the globe. Develop your business skill set. Create impact.

๐Ÿ‘จ‍๐Ÿ’ป ๐—ฅ๐—˜๐—š๐—œ๐—ฆ๐—ง๐—˜๐—ฅ ๐—›๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—˜:

โฐ ๐—–๐—ข๐— ๐— ๐—˜๐—ก๐—–๐—˜๐— ๐—˜๐—ก๐—ง ๐—ง๐—œ๐— ๐—˜/๐——๐—”๐—ง๐—˜: 9:30am BST, 7:30pm AEDT, Friday the 9th of October

Thu 24 Sep 2020, 12:36

EUTOPIA/URSS Research Bursary Opportunity

EUTOPIA/URSS Research Bursary Opportunity

EUTOPIA is an alliance of six European universities that exists to create a connected and inclusive community addressing global and local challenges. Funded by the European Commission through the Erasmus+ โ€˜European Universitiesโ€™ programme, EUTOPIA is comprised of Vrije Universiteit Brussel, the University of Gothenburg, CY Cergy Paris Universitรฉ , Pompeu Fabra University – Barcelona, the University of Warwick, and is led by the University of Ljubljana.

This year, EUTOPIA will offer three addition โ‚ฌ1500 bursaries for Warwick students to carry out a URSS summer research project at one the EUTOPIA partners. The funding will support EUTOPIAโ€™s mission of working as a network of European campuses, through collaborative research, increased mobility of students, academics and staff, and shared innovations that serve the wider public in regional communities.

 If you are interested, please apply by completing the EUTOPIA application form.

Application deadline is 28 February 2021.

Students who have previously received a URSS bursary are eligible to apply.


Tue 07 Jan 2020, 14:42

Connecting Cultures URSS

Connecting Cultures are keen to support research via the university's URSS scheme. While we hope to offer some Connecting Cultures-specific bursaries in the future, this year we can help with mentoring and research support for projects that relate to our research themes: Connecting Cultures

Wed 20 Nov 2019, 09:13

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