Open RIS Call - LEADERS
Apply until 31st of July
What is LEADERS - Women Innovators in Manufacturing at EIT RIS
LEADERS is a competition aiming to reach out to support the best women innovators (i.e. professionals, researchers, entrepreneurs) playing a leading role in developing solutions / initiatives addressing manufacturing-related challenges with strong financial, environmental, or societal impact.
In the first round of submissions, 30 applicants will be pre-selected and receive online pitch training. In the second round of submissions, six top-ranked applicants will be invited to a Grand final award ceremony where three winners will receive publicity and prizes in the amount of
- EUR 10.000
- EUR 7.500
- EUR 5.000
Who can apply
EIT Manufacturing invites female innovators (i.e. professionals, researchers or entrepreneurs) from EIT RIS eligible countries who have played a leading role in developing innovative manufacturing-related solutions with strong financial, environmental, or societal impact to apply.
Call opens: 21th of June, 2021
Call closes: 31st of July, 2021 17:00 CET
1st round of evaluation: August 2021
Online pitch training: September 2021
Submission video pitch: September 30, 2021
2nd round of evaluation: October 2021
Grand final awarding ceremony: November 2021
How can I apply
For the first evaluation round, please fill in and complete the online application form in English until the 31st of July, 2021.
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Who to contact if I have questions
Before applying, please review the call document which contains all the necessary information for the application!