Winners of UMNIK program
Within the Week of science the final of competition of "Participant of Youth Scientific and Innovative Competition" of “UMNIK” program took place.
Within the Week of science which passed at Peter the Great Saint-Petersburg Polytechnic university from November 30 to December 4, 2015 the final of competition of "Participant of Youth Scientific and Innovative Competition" of “UMNIK” program took place.
The “UMNIK” program, which is carried out by Fund of assistance to development of small forms of the enterprises in the scientific and technical sphere, is directed on identification and commercialization of innovative projects of young researchers.
Winners of the competition receive a grant of 400 thousand rubles for 2 years on development of the idea.
Experts examined 138 projects of young scientists and students from 33 universities, scientific and production associations and Russian Academies of Sciences institutes of St. Petersburg, including 23 projects of representatives of "LETI". Young scientists – winners of semifinal selections of UMNIK program took part in the competition.
Directions of UMNIK program
- Information technologies
- Future medicine
- Modern materials and technologies of their creation
- New devices and hardware complexes
40 projects became the winners (In Russian).
On December 4, 2015 in the Main educational building of LETi the ceremony of rewarding of winners of competitive selection of UMNIK Program of 2015 took place.