Great! The first applications have been submitted for the VIA Water Innovation Challenge! Only 8 applicants and their projects will be selected to take part in this valuable programme. Key is how to accelerate and upgrade your idea to a pilot proposal stage. In 6 weeks you will follow a virtual track in which you receive individual coaching sessions in order to work on a sound proposal.
So do you come from one of the VIA Water focus countries? Do you have a brilliant innovative idea? And would you like to be part of this Innovation Challenge? Please send your CV and a short teaser to firstname.lastname@example.org before 19 August! At September 8th we announce who are selected.
In case you have any questions on the Challenge, Saskia Reus-Makkink (one of the initiators) welcomes you to "skype in" on her Free Feedback Friday, on 7 August, between 10:00 am - 12:00am (CEST). Please apply for a session via a short message via Skype (username: freefeedbackfriday).
More information on the VIA Water Innovation Challenge could be found here.
To get an impression of the experts who are involved, click here.
Good luck everyone!