KNCV Poster Competition

Each year, Jong KNCV organises a poster competition especially for academic Master’s students. This competition, which has been organised since 1999, takes place during the PAC Symposium. The competition offers students a platform for presenting their internship research or thesis by means of a poster. Remember to submit your pitch before the deadline!

For the precise details, visit the Jong KNCV website:

Thursday the 5th of march 2020, the latest edition of the poster competition took place during the PAC-Symposium 'Next Level' at Leiden University.

2020 Prize winners

Prize Winner University
First Kristel Jagtenberg University Utrecht
Second Roy Steneker Leiden University
Third Anissa Haim University of Amsterdam
Public Stein Overtoom & Kevin Smit University of Amsterdam

Who can enter the competition?
University students studying for a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in biotechnology, (bio-) pharmaceutical sciences, food technology, life sciences, molecular science & technology, molecular (life) sciences, chemistry, chemical technology or related studies.


Students can compete for one of these prizes:

Prize Amount
First prize EUR 500
Second prize EUR 250
Third prize EUR 150


Winner of the KNCV poster competition 2020