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Award: 10 Lakhs
We are looking for brilliant ideas that will change the face of innovation in India.
IC tomorrow is offering six businesses up to £35k each to encourage innovation around the changing urban landscape across the themes of digitally connected buildings, communities, environment and services.
Making All Voices Count is a global initiative that supports innovation, scaling, and research to deepen existing innovations and help harness new technologies to enable citizen engagement and government responsiveness.
The 2014 Medline Innovation Challenge aims to find and reward institutions for innovations in the area of medical devices or healthcare-related solutions.
Fujitsu is looking for new use cases for its PalmSecure technology which uses biometric authentication to detect the unique pattern of the flowing blood in the palm of your hand. A jury consisting of experts from FUJITSU evaluates all ideas and selects the winners.
The FDA is calling on America’s innovators to submit concepts applying cutting-edge techniques to achieve revolutionary improvements in the speed of the FDA’s detection methods for Salmonella in produce.
Techsurge Startup Challenge is the most ambitious entrepreneur prize and accelerator program.
Award: Total of $5,000,000
The Knight Cities Challenge is seeking new ideas that make the 26 communities where Knight invests more vibrant places to live and work.
From 20 May to 15 November 2014, innovators and developers from all around the world are invited to submit – free of charge - innovative IoT / M2M solutions that have the potential to become real marketable products in the categories of Industry 4.0, Mobility, Energy, Security, Healthcare, and Connected Home.
Award: $200,000 in prizes
The WT Innovation World Cup is the worldwide leading innovation competition in the area of wearable technologies.
Pera Technology is searching for small and medium sized Manchester engineering and manufacturing firms that are seeking finance to develop new product and process ideas.
The goal of the Challenge is to increase student interest and knowledge in STEM subjects and mobile technology through an engaging and empowering learning experience.
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.
The Imagine Cup Innovation Competition is a global contest for the best new innovative software.
Inviting contestants from 33 countries to compete for cash prizes worth up to $85,000 USD.