The New Talent Award competition aims to encourage research that promotes integration between science, nature and development with a view to promoting sustainable food.
NEW TALENT PRIZE REGULATION
CHAPTER I - THE AWARD
The New Talent Award for Sustainable Food was established in 2014, an initiative of the Institute of the Future Forum. In 2016, will have two editions:
a) The New Talent Award of the Americas for Sustainable Food
b) The New Talent Award for Sustainable Food / Brazil
- The item "b" of this article, BRAZIL section of the award, will be composed of the following specific awards:
a) Award NEW TALENT FOR FOOD SUSTAINABLE FUTURE FORUM / FAPEG - VALUE INDUSTRY, TRADE AND SERVICES
b) Award NEW TALENT FOR SUSTAINABLE LIVESTOCK
c) Award NEW TALENT FOR PLANTED FOREST
The New Talent Award aims to:
1. To introduce young researchers to the new frontiers of the central challenges of increased food production intercropped with the expansion of the sustainability of the production process;
2. Articulate all areas of knowledge for the benefit of the objectives proposed here;
3. Stimulate entrepreneurship in universities.
4. Encourage the construction of a "network" connecting students from different
Universities, courses and fields of knowledge to companies and potential investors;
5. Assist the development of technological innovation process and
research in universities;
6. Sustaining Dialogue in Science / Society
7. Contribute to the integration of the perspectives of Science, Nature and Development
Participants in the New Talent Award can be graduate students, masters, doctoral students and doctors who are under 35 years of age on November 22, 2016.
CHAPTER II - REGISTRATION AND DELIVERY OF DOCUMENT
Registration will be held until September 16, 2016 at 18h (GMT). Registration is for the individual and must be made exclusively at www.premionovostalentos.com
Registration must include:
Name and study area of the leader of the research (CPF, address); name of other participants and study area; area of research; scientific description of the product;
It is essential to have a summary of the work, with a maximum of 20 lines, with the researcher's view on the potential economic, social or environmental result of the research. This work should be written in language accessible to the public understanding of non-academics.
The candidate who has accepted your application, in accordance with this Regulation, will receive a Certificate of Participation
The presentation of registration implies the agreement and acceptance of all the chapters, articles and conditions of this Regulation by the applicant.
CHAPTER III - THE COMMITTEES: Judging
The choice of winners will be made by a jury coming from the scientific and technological community, chosen and appointed by the Advisory Board of the Institute of the Future Forum, in partnership with the promoters of this award.
It is the responsibility of the Future Forum Institute to forward the work to the jury.
Art. 10. The decisions of the judging committees will not be susceptible to resources or appeals at any stage of the proceedings and the awards.
CHAPTER IV - THE SELECTION CRITERIA OF WINNERS
The work of the candidates will be evaluated considering the following criteria and scores:
|Scientific merit and relevance of research||25%|
|Practical application of research for the solution of concrete problems on the specific topic||25%|
|Quality of presentation||25%|
CHAPTER V - THE PRIZES
Art. 12. The awards refer to the following values:
1st place: US $ 15,000.00
2nd place: US $ 10,000.00
3rd place: US $ 5,000.00
CHAPTER VI - DISCLOSURE OF RESULTS AND CEREMONY OF AWARD OF DELIVERY
The results will take place on November 22, 2016, in Brasilia, in the closing ceremony of the works of the New Talent Award for Sustainable Food this year, and the classification published later at: www.premionovostalentos.com
CHAPTER VII - FINAL CONSIDERATIONS
Competitors for the Prize agree to any publication by these entities, their images and entries, in whole, in part or summarized text, in order to be defined by the promoting institution.
The winners agree to the revealing of results of the award and entries, committing to attend the ceremony for the award, as guests of the promoters. The failure to appear for no justified reason will lead to automatic disqualification of the candidate.
The papers and documents forwarded to the Office of the Future Forum by applicants will not be returned.
Art. 16. The cases shall be resolved by the judges.