TOPIC : Horizon Prize - Birth Day
|Publication date:||28 April 2016|
|Types of action:||IPr Inducement Prize|
|DeadlineModel: Opening date:||single-stage 28 April 2016||Deadline:||06 September 2017 17:00:00|
|Time Zone : (Brussels time)|
The Horizon Prize on reducing maternal and newborn morbidity and mortality - the Birth Day Prize - will be awarded to the contestants who demonstrate a novel solution to improve the outcome of facility-based deliveries, which might be of clinical, technological or managerial nature, or a combination of these. Any solution must take full account of relevant social factors and have the potential of scaling up rapidly.
The objective is a demonstrated reduction in maternal and/or newborn morbidity and mortality and/or stillbirth during facility-based deliveries.
Topic conditions and documents
Please read carefully all provisions below before the preparation of your application.
- List of countries and applicable rules for funding: described in part 8 of the Rules for Contests.
- Eligibility and exclusion criteria: described in part 5 of the Rules for Contests.
Proposal page limits and layout: Please refer to the application template.
- Evaluation and award criteria and procedure: described in part 6 of the Rules for Contests.
- Indicative timetable for evaluation and award of prizes: described in part 4 of the Rules for Contests
- Application templates and evaluation forms for prizes under this topic:
Application template is available after entering the submission tool below.
Evaluation form for inducement prizes
- Additional provisions: described in the Rules for Contests.
The general rules for Prizes are described in part F of the General Annexes of the General Work Programme
- Additional documents:
Legal basis: Horizon 2020 - Regulation of Establishment
Legal basis: Euratom Horizon 2020 - Regulation of Establishment
Legal basis: Horizon 2020 Rules for Participation
Legal basis: Horizon 2020 Specific Programme
H2020 Work Programme 2016-17: Health, demographic change and wellbeing
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