Students and researchers from nine member universities submitted 33 candidacies to the IX International video and IV research pitches contests of the Compostela Group of Universities.

For the IX International video contest, the jury will select the two winners among the eight applications submitted by students from five members universities. In the present call, the videos were submitted by students from the University of Pécs (Hungary), the University of the Basque Country (Spain), the Anahuac Xalapa University (Mexico), the University of A Coruña (Spain) and the National University Mayor de San Marcos (Peru).

As for the IV Research pitches contests, the member of the jury will decide the three laureates among the 25 candidatures received. For the 2020 edition, the pitches were presented by researchers of the Jaume I University (Spain), the University of Seville (Spain), the University of the Basque Country (Spain), the University of A Coruña (Spain), the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), the University of Leon (Spain) and the University of Pécs (Hungary).

At present, the Executive Secretariat of the Compostela Group of Universities is reviewing the applications submitted, and will subsequently contact the candidates to give them the opportunity to complete or review them before they are sent to the jury. Therefore, candidates are advised to check their e-mail during this week.

The decision of the jury about the prize-winners of both contests will be made public during the month of July.