13th International Symposium on Knappable Materials

Student Poster Prize Rules


POSTER AWARD 1st WINNER: Andion Arteaga Brieba. Connecting lithics: refits at Gran Dolina TD10.2

POSTER AWARD 2nd WINNER: Irini Sifogeorgaki. Past and Present: Raw material identification approaches at Umhlatuzana rockshelter, South Africa.


Prize description

Aiming at encouraging the STUDENTS participation in the 13th ISKM edition, the Organizing Committee will acknowledge the best presented poster.


Any student registered in the Rock and Roll: 13thInternational Symposium on Knappable Materials whose poster abstract has been accepted by the Scientific Committee is eligible to participate. The student must be the first author of the poster.

Application Procedure

The first author must be a student and fully registered at the Rock and Roll: 13thInternational Symposium on Knappable Materials. Applicants should send an email to 13iskm2021@iphes.cat confirming their interest and an enrolment document attesting their participation in any educational program to certify student status.

Selection or Evaluation Criteria

Selected members of the Scientific Committee will evaluate the submitted posters and will qualify them based on the following criteria:

  • Structured content
  • Design
  • Scientific quality
  • Gender equality
  • Ethics

The first authors of the two posters with the highest qualifications will obtain the prize.


€ 250*

*the prize is subject to Income tax and the Organizer will withhold the applicable amount.

Prize communication

The winners will be announced during the 13th ISKM Poster Session

Intellectual property rights

Posters submitted to the competition, whether they are awarded or not, are the property of the authors. Authors and participants in the competition retain intellectual property rights over their work.