Within the framework of the 1,000,000€ Famae Innovation Challenge, the Famae Research Award is granted in recognition of a researcher or academic whose applied research, innovative approaches or insights have or are expected to have a significant impact on waste reduction and waste recycling. Specifications include:
- Waste reduction or waste recycling, whatever the type of waste, including eco-design and sustainable alternatives to common materials that end up in landfills (plastics, etc.)
- Applied research with sufficient evidence of a current or future substantial impact on the reduction or recycling of the related type of waste
- The grant (min 50,000€) will cover R&D-related costs such as prototyping, blue print, IP protection, wages
The award is intended for doctoral students, post-docs or confirmed researchers from the private or public sector
Review Award Terms and Conditions prior to submission.
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
Apply directly to Famae with a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com. Application components:
How to Apply
Submissions can be completed in english or french and are submitted electronically via email to: Prix-Research@famae.earth
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