Categories, Selection Criteria & Eligibility Requirements

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Eligibility
Individuals who are enrolled in a research institute , an academic institution or part of a research unit in an organization at the time of application

Primary Selection Criteria

  • Original research work with the objective of understandings of the selected sub-topics
  • Conceptual and critical review papers that either seek to define a research issue and propose a theoretical exposition/explanation capable of empirical testing (e.g., theoretical papers), or draw upon or synthesize existing knowledge to define what is currently known about a topic or issue (e.g., literature review papers, methodological papers)

Submission requirements

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Eligibility
Organizations who have launched innovation projects within the last three years– not necessarily completed

Primary Selection Criteria

  • Originality of the project
  • Disciplines and competencies of the team involved
  • Project contribution to the selected topic

Submission requirements

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Eligibility
Individuals who submitted a dissertation for a master degree focusing on one of the awards topics

Primary Selection Criteria

  • Originality of the research question
  • Soundness of the data collection methods
  • The adequacy of the research method to the question posed
  • The relevance of the results to applicability

Submission requirements

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Eligibility
Individuals and teams that have contributed research to the Sustainable Development Goals as defined by United Nations Agenda 2030 and related to the awards topics

Primary Selection Criteria

  • Originality of the research question for sustainable development
  • Soundness of the data collection methods
  • The interpretation of the SDG in accordance to local situation
  • The case study analysis has been conducted on real life situation
  • Could be considered as best practices to be applicable to other contexts

Submission requirements

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Individuals/organizations who have published reports with a title directly related to one of the topics of the awards

Primary Selection Criteria

  • Originality of the report topic
  • Breadth and depth of the data analyzed
  • Presentation of the analysis
  • The relevance of the results to the selected topic
  • Impact of the report after its publication

Submission requirements

 

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