Donor Name: The Flying Mind Foundation
Funding name: Smogathon 2017
Funding brief: Smogathon is an initiative aiming to fight the air pollution through technology. Our idea is to get start-ups from all over the world to compete for $25,000 in cash and $75,000 as a contract to implement their idea in Krakow, in order to find the best solutions to solve the problem of smog. Over 92% of the world’s population inhales unhealthy air and over seven million people worldwide die prematurely every year because of smog.
In 2017, the most-wanted categories of projects include:
● Indoor air purifying
● Outdoor air purifying
● Household power and heat generation and energy storage
● Smog as a resource
● New ways of smog mapping and predicting
● Air pollution prevention
Deadline: August 15th, 2017, 23:59:59 GMT+2.
Funding details link: https://www.smogathon.com/index
Funding limit: A prize of $25 000 in cash for project development and a contract worth $75 000 for implementation of the project in Krakow. If your team needs to travel for more than 500 kilometres in order to participate in a semi-final, we can provide you with financial support of up to $500 to cover (part of) your travel expenses.
Special Notes: Please contact with the donor directly for further understanding and clarification.
Project start date: Not Found
Project duration: Not Found
Eligible organization: As below
Eligibility:They welcome any group that works as a registered company, start-up, foundation, or a research group with a legal entity. The main requirement is that your solution needs to fight smog.
Submission mail: N/A
Other important link:
● About: https://www.smogathon.com/about
● Apply: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeZJmb-qET2c1KN9SvF4xILYOFHJHhNi-u5EdbXopQ0TXv8tQ/viewform
● Guidelline: https://www.smogathon.com/howitworks
How to apply:Interested applicant may apply through the website (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeZJmb-qET2c1KN9SvF4xILYOFHJHhNi-u5EdbXopQ0TXv8tQ/viewform ).
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