The prize aims to stimulate, celebrate and reward innovation and entrepreneurship in sub-Saharan Africa.
Applications are invited from engineers affiliated with a university or research institution in sub-Saharan Africa who have developed innovations that can provide scalable solutions to local challenges.
Engineers from sub-Saharan Africa and from all engineering disciplines are eligible to enter. Shortlisted applicants will receive a six-month package of tailored support to help them achieve commercial success from their innovation.
The overall winner of the GBP25,000 Prize will be announced at a high-profile event in May 2015.
Applications close at midnight on 30 May 2014.
Find out more at:
www.raeng.org.uk/AfricaPrize or firstname.lastname@example.org