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Zero power water monitoring - € 2 million


The contest will run until September 2018. Winners will be announced in the first quarter of 2019.

Read the detailed rules of the contest.

Rules & Guidance

Who can join the contest?
The contest is open to any legal entity (including natural persons) or group of legal entities established in an EU Member State or in a country associated to Horizon 2020.

Joint applications by a group of participants are admitted. In this case, the participants must appoint a 'lead participant' to represent them towards the Commission. The participants will be jointly responsible and must all fulfil and respect the conditions set out in these Rules of Contest.

How will your application be evaluated?
Once the contest is closed, a high level jury will evaluate all eligible entries against the following cumulative award criteria:

  • Positive impact
  • Reliability
  • Innovative design

The 5 best applications will be invited to demonstrate their solution which has to be performed remotely including connectivity with the place(s) the demonstration site(s) is/are running.

On the basis of the evaluation by the jury, the Commission will decide on the award of the prize. All participants will be informed at the end of January 2019 on the outcome of their application.


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