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A competition to pitch your business ideas or showcase your products to a panel of judges, for a chance to receive funding, expert advice and $5,000!
Award: $400,000 total
With the Desal Prize we are seeking small-scale, household farming level brackish water desalination systems that can efficiently and reliably provide desalinated water for human consumption and agriculture purposes.
$700,000 to build a driverless car that can revolutionize transportation in India.
We proudly announce the Texas Instruments Innovation Challenge: India Analog Design Contest 2014 for engineering students from India! The contest aims at promoting IC-based system design among student community.
Award: Philips Internship
The competition aims to encourage and inspire students to think of sustainable solutions for some of the country’s current and future challenges, in both energy efficiency and health & well-being.
The Global Food & Health Innovation (GFHI) Challenge is a competitive investment opportunity to identify breakthrough prototypes, technologies or early-stage ventures that hold promise for transformative impact on health and food and are scalable business enterprises. The GFHI Challenge is open to food and/or healthcare innovators and entrepreneurs from around the world.
Award: £7500 plus a five-month work experience placement
Describe, in no more than 500 words, an idea, innovation or change to corporate policy that would improve the UK automotive business.
Award: $500,000 prize
The San Antonio Mx Challenge will award $500,000 to the individual or team who can create innovative, sustainable, and implementable solutions to assist Mexican tech companies to open offices in San Antonio.
Award: Most Innovative Title
Think Beyond Plastic is an innovation competition for disruptive solutions to the global plastic pollution crisis. Businesses with proven reductions to plastic pollution are invited to apply.
Award: $25,000 CAD
This challenge seeks to address two of the biggest opportunities to reduce GHG emissions in Canada's oil sands: higher value use of low grade heat and improved efficiency of steam generation.
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.
Swisscom and Ericsson are title sponsors of the IoT / M2M Innovation World Cup 2014/2015
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.
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