Ends applications filing at Russian Youth Nanoindustry Awards

Ends applications filing at Russian Youth Nanoindustry Awards On September 1, 2013 there will be ended applications filing at Russian Youth Award in the sphere of Nanoindustry – annual award for the best nanotechnological developments, implemented in real production with annual output not less than 3M RUB.

Established in 2009 by ROSNANO b the Fund of Infrastructural and Educational programs, the Award is called to contribute interest increase of developers and entrepreneurs for using new projects in the sphere of nanotechnologies at manufactures, public acceptance of entrepreneurs` work in the sphere of manufactured application of nanotechnologies, and popularization of social significance of production projects use in the sphere of nanotechnologies. The Award gives an opportunity to young developers to make a statement about themselves, and attract attention to their developments of potential investors, representatives of Russian development institutes, and know the opinion of market experts.

The Awarding is held in several stages. After applications from young developers, innovators and businessmen aged before 35 have been filed, whose nanotechnological development has been implemented in real production and showed first commercial results, the Preselection Committee during September 1-15, 2013 will choose five projects, which mostly correspond to aims and demands of the Award. Authors of these projects will receive invitation on award ceremony, in course of which there will be announced prize winner of the Russian Youth Award in the sphere of Nanoindustry 2013. The winner will get money prize in amount of 300K RUB, honorary diploma and gratuity sign.

In 2013 the Award will be presented for the fifth time.

Applications for the Award can be filed till September 1, 2013. To take part in the contest it is required to file nomination form, and send filing materials to mail: youthprize@forinnovations.org. Filing materials and additional materials are possible to be found at the Award site: http://www.rusnano.com/infrastructure/rmp.