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Submit your innovative ideas to these contest challenges for a chance to win cash prizes! Enter as many ideas as you like. In the event of duplicate entries, the entry submitted first is the winner.

Winners will be contacted by email and announced on this website within 14 days of the close of each challenge. Winners are then paid by $USD check or Paypal. Your choice. Checks will be mailed within 48 hours of the announcement of the winners.

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Ideation Contests

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Seeking Novel Varieties of Plants for Ornamental Use
Syngenta, a leading ornamental plant producer, is seeking germplasm for various ornamental plants.

Recent Contest Winners


Seeking Novel Ideas

This contest aims at collecting innovative ideas for sustaining the international promotion and diffusion of the local handicraft traditional products and competencies typical of two main areas of the Apulia region (Italy).
Winner: Marcia Melbourne, UK
  Prize:   $1,000

Returning Used Shoes

A large shoe manufacturer wants to start a new, ongoing consumer behavior where at the end of a shoe's useful life, the consumer returns their used shoes to the company from which they bought them.
Winner: Raj Shankarappa, USA
  Prize:   $7,500

New Markets for Liquid Polymeric Material

Seeking new markets and applications for liquid polymeric material.
Winner: Charles John Bhaskar, India
  Prize:   $2,500

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