[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”82px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″][vc_column_text]This will be awarded to the individual or team at East African Higher education institutions for innovative research in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics subjects that have a far-reaching impact and have caught, or have the potential to catch, the imagination of the public. Submissions shall demonstrate the economic, social, cultural or other public benefit of the research, and judges will be looking for entries that have raised the profile of the field in question.
- Explain the background to your project. Why was the research necessary and what were its primary objectives?
- Describe what the work involved and what challenges arose.
- What did the results reveal and what are the potential wider benefits to society? Has it led to other projects or new avenues of exploration?
- Judges will look for evidence of significant or novel results, creative collaborations and imaginative communication of research results.