Just Imagine if… (Win £100,000 Research Support For Your Ideas)

just IMAGINE if… mission is to identify and help develop extraordinary ideas that will contribute to or achieve one or more of the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

If you are a company, partnership, not-for-profit organisation or an individual with a brilliant idea that requires research input to help it become a reality, we want to hear from you.

just IMAGINE if…  is an international social enterprise research grant, with a prize of university research and business support from the University of Reading and Henley Business School, worth over £100,000.

The aim of just IMAGINE if… is to identify and help develop extraordinary ideas that will contribute to or achieve one or more of the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

just IMAGINE if… 2024 is a research grant for the provision of research and business support by the University of Reading and Henley Business School, focused on developing the winning applicant’s idea. The research grant is worth up to the value of £100,000.

The application process

We invite candidates aged 18 and over from around the world to apply for the grant. Your application should include:

  • A written idea outline in no more than 1,000 words that demonstrates the idea has a sustainable business model, both scalable and self-supporting
  • A written outline of the type of research provision you require from the University to bring your idea to life and make it viable
  • A short video (no more than 60 seconds) explaining how your idea will make a difference to society and what impact the research prize will have.

Applications for the research grant will undergo initial selection criteria checks to ensure all required information has been received and the applicant is eligible. A committee will evaluate applications that pass the initial checks, with finalists selected to proceed to the next stage.

The closing date for entries is 7 January 2024, 23:59

For more information visit the official website Just Imagine if

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