DCU President’s Awards for Innovation 2018

DCU President’s Awards for Innovation 2018

DCU President’s Awards for Innovation 2018


Date: 18 April 2018

Time: 10.00 - 12.00

Location: HG20 School of Nursing, DCU


DCU President’s Awards for Innovation 2018

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DCU Invent is delighted to invite you to the ceremony to celebrating the DCU President’s Awards for Innovation will take place in DCU on the 18th April 2018!

These awards are designed to foster a culture of innovation in the University through encouragement and the recognition of achievements of both students and staff of DCU. These awards consist of 3 categories: Students, Administrative & Support Staff, Academic & Research Staff. The winner in each category will receive a certificate and a cheque for €2,000 which will be presented by Prof. Brian MacCraith, President of DCU.

The full award criteria are listed below.

Award Criteria
1.  Award for Innovation - Students:
This award is for a new product, service or business process conceived by students of DCU, that is making (or has the potential to make) a significant difference in a social, educational, clinical or economic context.  The Student Category includes recently graduated students since the last award in April 2017.

2.  Award for Innovation - Administrative and Support Staff:
This award is for a new, or significantly enhanced process or method which was conceived and adopted internally at DCU and which led to a tangible and demonstrable benefit to DCU.

3.  Award for Innovation - Academic and Research Staff:
This award is for a product or process based substantially on research carried out at DCU with significant utility (social, educational, clinical or industrial/economic) and which has been endorsed by an external entity as having a potential impact on society or industry.

We look forward to welcoming you and showcasing the innovative culture that pervades DCU’s staff and students.

For any queries, please contact maria.johnston@invent.dcu.ie   01-700 7597