Are there any formal requirements the concept paper has to fulfil?
In the first stage of the competition, a concept paper of up to three pages (DIN A4, font size 11, simple line spacing) of a research-based product or business ideas from the clusters "Digital & Technologies", "Life Sciences & Health" and "Cultural & Social" must be submitted as an PDF file. In the second stage of the competition, the projects are to be presented on a maximum of five pages.
The concept paper is supposed to have a cover sheet (not included in the page count mentioned above), which contains the following information:
- Name of the project
- Category the idea is submitted to (Digital & Technologies / Life Sciences & Health / Cultural & Social)
- A contact person for queries
Please send the concept paper as a PDF file (please note file size) with the completed application form to: firstname.lastname@example.org