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Social Innovation Tournament – Call for proposals

For the last four years, the European Investment Bank Institute have awarded initiatives that have a social, ethical or environmental impact.

The Social Innovation Tournament awards three prizes in total - a General Category with a first and second prizes of EUR 25 000 and EUR 10 000 respectively and a special category prize of EUR 25 000.

The General Category prizes are awarded to projects related to fighting unemployment, marginalisation of disadvantaged communities and promoting access to education in a wide range of fields, from education and health care to natural or urban environment, through new technologies, new systems, and new processes

In 2015, the Special Category Prize will go to projects addressing equal opportunities issues with a special emphasis on people with disabilities.

Submission of proposals

The call for projects for the 2015 edition will run from 1 February to 21 March 2015. For more information and to submit your proposal go to the European Investment Bank website. Only electronic submissions will be accepted.