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Curtinnovation Awards 2021 – applications now open!

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It’s never been more important to think innovatively. Your idea for a new technology, product or service could have a significant impact on the world.

Curtin can help accelerate your journey to impact and help bring your innovation to market. This year, Curtin is again opening its Curtinnovation Awards program to applicants beyond staff and students, and is also accepting applications from prospective students as well as current and prospective industry collaborators.

Submit your idea to the 2021 Curtinnovation Awards for a chance to win a share of a prize pool valued at up to $100,000, and the opportunity to connect with Perth’s business and investor community. In addition to cash prizes, this year’s prize pool includes scholarships to the Curtin Ignition and Curtin Accelerate programs valued at up to $3,250 and $5,000 respectively.

The Curtinnovation Awards are just one way that Curtin is supporting our community to translate exceptional research outcomes and innovations into new commercial opportunities, products and services. Past winners include: iCetanaREX OrthoRenergiHyprefire and Climate Clever which all started with an idea for a new product or service based on Curtin research.

Applications are open to Curtin staff, current and prospective students and current and prospective industry collaborators and close on Friday 11th June 2021. Winners will be announced in September.

Apply Now!

For more information visit curtin.edu/curtinnovationawards or email Curtinnovation.awards@curtin.edu.au