About the RisingSTAR Award

The Rising STAR Award launched in 2018 to stimulate innovation in the software testing industry. This aspirational award is aimed at encouraging testers to develop their ideas. The 2018 RisingSTAR winner is Sanne Visser of NS Stations, the Netherlands! Congratulations to Sanne and thank you to each of our excellent entrants in this year’s RisingSTAR Award.

*****Entries now open for 2019 RisingSTAR Award – SUBMIT ENTRY*****

The RisingSTAR winner receives:

  • A fund donation of €50 from each of “The Supporters”
  • Half a day of mentorship from each of “The Supporters” 
  • The award will be presented at the EuroSTAR gala dinner and the winner will get ongoing access to the wider EuroSTAR testing community via “The Huddle”.
  • A  conference ticket (with social events) for 2018, EuroSTAR will also cover flights & accommodation.
  • A platform (as a speaker) at the following EuroSTAR to show off your work

The 2018 shortlisted applicants are currently displayed on The Huddle (EuroSTAR online software testing community).

The Supporters:

Many of the greatest minds in testing have come together to support the winner of the RisingSTAR Award. They will each provide a half day of valuable mentorship to the winner over twelve months and contribute to the bursary fund that will be awarded to the winner. The Supporters select the winner of the RisingSTAR Award via a voting process selecting the idea each supporter deems most worthy of their support.

See our 2018 Supporters

See our 2018 shortlisted finalists HERE


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