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This is the application form for the Nesta Flying High Challenge (the “Programme”) which will be used to assess your suitability to the Programme. More information about the Programme can be found here.

Before submitting an application, please ensure you are able to comply with the eligibility requirements set out at Section 2 below. Please also ensure you have read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and Terms and Conditions. The Terms and Conditions govern your application to the Programme and the application process.  By submitting an application, you accept the Terms and Conditions and agree to comply with them. The lead organisation identified at Section 1 below will be responsible for compliance with the Terms and Conditions by its partners and anyone else involved in its proposal.

In this application form, we want you to articulate your creativity and thoroughly describe why your city will be a strong candidate as a Flying High Challenge City.

Please respond directly to the questions and within the word count provided.

If you have any further questions or queries relating to the Flying High Challenge that have not been answered in the FAQs and Terms and Conditions, please email flyinghighchallenge@nesta.org.uk.

Ends on March 30, 2018
Before you submit an application, please ensure that you have carefully read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), Terms and Conditions (T&Cs) and eligibility criteria.

At the first stage, the application form is designed to provide us with an overview of your solution and the limited word count reflects this. Please respond directly to the questions and stick to the word limits. Use examples or evidence to back up your statements wherever possible.

All entries will be assessed against the judging criteria:
1. Innovation
2. Co-creation
3. Market potential
4. Product
5. Impact

Please note that the questions marked as 'public' will be the basis of the information we use to promote your entry if you are selected as one of the 15 semi-finalists of the prize. All questions marked with an asterisk (*) are compulsory.

You can save a draft at any time and come back to your application later. The name and email address you entered to log in will be used as the lead contact details for your application. Once your application has been submitted you will receive a confirmation email. If not, please check your spam folder.

If you have any further questions or queries relating to the Challenge Prize that have not been answered in the FAQs and Terms and Conditions, please email smartageing@nesta.org.uk. 

The deadline for applications is 12:00 noon Brussels time on Friday 30 March 2018. The AAL Programme and its contractors cannot be held responsible for late entries caused by technical problems. 

This is the entry form for the Mobility Unlimited Challenge.

By completing this form, you are competing for a $500,000 Finalist Development Grant to create a prototype capable of user demonstrations and an accompanying business plan. Your entry will be assessed against the judging criteria.

Before you submit an entry, ensure that you meet the eligibility criteria. Also read the Innovator Handbook, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and the terms and conditions. When filling out the form, read the questions and the associated guidance.

If you have any further questions beyond the FAQs and Terms and Conditions, email mobilityunlimited@challenges.org.

The deadline for entries is 15 August 2018, at 23.59 BST.

Entries will be assessed based on their potential against the judging criteria. The entry form provides us with an overview of your idea and how you would create your prototype with the support of a Finalist Development Grant.

Please respond directly to the questions. Use concrete examples and/or evidence to back up your statements, wherever possible.

There are 4 sections in the entry form:

  1. Your Details - These details will be used for our records and to contact the team.

  2. Your Entry - This summarizes the idea behind your proposed device. You will be assessed on your entry.

  3. Your Development Proposal - This outlines the action plan for how will you use the Finalist Development Grant. You will be assessed on your development proposal.

  4. Program Evaluation Questions - These questions will be used for internal evaluation of the Challenge. You will NOT be assessed on these questions.

The Discovery Awards will support teams with great ideas and talent that might have little to no funding right now. If you require funding to help you develop and submit your entry form for a Finalist Development Grant, apply for a Discovery Award. Ten teams will be awarded a $50,000 Discovery Award.

Find out more information about the Discovery Awards in the Innovator Handbook. To apply for a Discovery Award you will need to complete a separate Discovery Award Application Form.

If your team is ready to enter the Mobility Unlimited Challenge, complete the Finalist Development Grant form below. Applying for a Discovery Award is optional and NOT a prerequisite.

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This is the application form for the Mobility Unlimited Challenge’s Discovery Awards. By completing this form, you are competing for a $50,000 Discovery Award.

The Discovery Awards aim to support entries for a Finalist Development Grant from 10 entrants who might otherwise not have the resources to enter. Applying for a Discovery Award is optional and NOT a prerequisite to submitting an entry for a $500,000 Finalist Development Grant. If your team is ready to enter the Mobility Unlimited Challenge, complete the Finalist Development Grant form.

Before you submit an application for a Discovery Award, ensure that you meet the eligibility criteria. Read the Innovator Handbook, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and the terms and conditions. Your application will be assessed against the judging criteria.

When filling out the application, read the questions and the associated guidance. If you have any further questions beyond the FAQs and Terms and Conditions, email mobilityunlimited@challenges.org.

The deadline for entries is 7 February 2018, at 23.59 BST.

Applications will be assessed based on their potential against the judging criteria. The application form provides us with an overview of your idea and how a Discovery Award will enable you to develop and submit your entry for a Finalist Development Grant.

Please respond directly to the questions. Use concrete examples and/or evidence to back up your statements, wherever possible.

There are 4 sections in the entry form

  1. Your Details - These details will be used for our records and to contact the team.
  2. Your Idea - This summarizes your idea. You will be assessed on your entry.
  3. Your Development Proposal - This outlines the action plan for how will you use the Discovery Award and how it will enable you to develop and submit your entry for a Finalist Development Grant. You will be assessed on your development proposal.
  4. Program Evaluation Questions - These questions will be used for internal evaluation of the Challenge. You will NOT be assessed on these questions. 
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