Global Innovation Award

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Global Innvoation Award-Announcement

The Global Innovation Award (GIA) encourages teams to further develop their innovative solutions to real-world problems. It builds upon the work teams have done for the FLL Research Project.

Teams can apply at HANDS on TECHNOLOGY e.V. for the Global Innovation Award. The application must be received by March 11, 2018 at the latest. To apply please send us a short summary (in english) about your research project and describe in detail what makes your solution innovative. Send your applications via email to

We forward this application to FIRST®. There the nomination decision will be done. If a team nominates, a new evaluation process by FIRST® or its experts will occur. The entire process as well as the application and the presentation at the event in the USA is in English.

In the following download you will find the judging criteria for the Global Innovation Award.