Social Impact Award 2011: Kick-off for the creative competition for social projects

Social Impact Award

The Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation of Vienna University of Economics and Business is currently accepting submissions for the third Social Impact Award. This award honours projects that offer innovative and sustainable solutions for issues such as poverty, inequality and damage to the environment. Students from all Austrian universities and Fachhochschulen (technical colleges) are eligible to participate. Best ideas will be awarded with 4 x 4,000 euros “Unlimited Summer Memberships” in HUB Vienna, professional support and other valuable prizes.

The jury includes personalities such as Ute Bock, Monika Culen, Michael Fembeck and Jennifer Rowe. The award is supported by ERSTE Foundation and good.bee.

The deadline for submissions is 29 April 2011 and the awards ceremony will take place on 30 May 2011.

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