The Second Republican Innovation Competition is announced. The competition is being implemented jointly by the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan, State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan, National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Representation of the United Nations in Azerbaijan.
The purpose of the contest is to promote the goals of the United Nations Sustainable Development Agenda up to 2030, encourage innovation, and to support the implementation of the "Azerbaijan 2020: Outlook for the Future" Development Concept and the Strategic Roadmap for national economy key and its key sectors.
Innovative projects on economic, social and environmental issues are being accepted.
The best 3 selected projects will receive a prize of 5000 AZN, 3000 AZN, and 2000 AZN.
To participate in the competition, candidates can submit their projects through the platform "Idea Bank" created by the State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan. For submission of projects you need to enter www.ideya.az website, choose the "2018 Innovations" contest and complete the submitted draft form.