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Every day, in extreme heat and humidity, health care workers are performing life-saving tasks to stop the spread of the virus. Health care workers need new tools to win this fight.
Submit solutions that help people connect to multiple modes of transportation easily in geographically complex cities like Chongqing.
Award: Top award €30,000
The Fly Your Ideas Airbus challenges ask students worldwide to innovate for the future of aviation. The winning idea can be awarded the top prize of €30,000.
Award: EUR 25,000
What will be the new learning tools and methodologies? How can we make learning accessible to all? What tools will we need when lifelong learning becomes necessary for everyone? What needs to happen when learning shifts out of the schoolhouse and goes online? Go ahead – challenge yourself.
A client is seeking an ingredient that will help with controlling vertebrate pests in New Zealand including brushtail possums, rabbits, and ship rats.
The Boca Bearing Company is giving away over $10,000 in cash and prizes as part of their 2014 Boca Bearing Innovation Contest.
Award: £10 million
£10 million will be awarded to the team that can demonstrate in Scottish waters a commercially viable wave or tidal energy technology that achieves a minimum electrical output of 100GWh over a continuous 2 year period using only the power of the sea and is judged to be the best overall technology after consideration of cost, environmental sustainability and safety.
Award: Up to $200,000 USD
This is a contest for innovation on renewable energy, energy efficiency and access to energy in Latin America and the Caribbean (IDEAS V) with the opportunity to be awarded up to $200,000 USD.
Award: Up to $10,000
The Clean Tech Competition challenges students to "Feed the World" by developing an innovative solution to a food-related problem which impacts lives. This is a unique global initiative open to international students for a chance to win prizes up to $10,000.
The Imagine Cup Innovation Competition is a global contest for the best new innovative software.
The $15 million Global Learning XPRIZE is a competition that challenges teams from around the world to develop open source scalable software solution that will enable children in developing countries to teach themselves basic reading, writing and arithmetic.
Inviting contestants from 33 countries to compete for cash prizes worth up to $85,000 USD.
For the Problems 2015 Challenge, we are asking professionals to create an innovative way to improve how trains are operated, managed, built, used, etc. Must be at least 2000 words, with supporting documentation if needed. $1000 cash prize for the winner.