2022 Prize for Innovation in Global Security


Open to:

Anyone wishing to contribute to global security

Deadline:

22 September, 2022

Benefit:

CHF 10,000

Location:

Switzerland

 

DESCRIPTION

In 2015, under the umbrella of its Creativity and Innovation Initiative, the GCSP and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Programme established a prize in order to recognise deserving individuals or organisations that have an innovative approach to addressing international security challenges.

 

The prize is designed to reach across all relevant disciplines and fields. It is intended to encourage and recognise excellence in contributing to new approaches to enhancing sustainable global security. A broad range of projects could qualify for consideration, including, but not limited to, technological and conceptual innovationsoriginal research or grassroots initiatives.

ELIGIBILITY

Applications may come from any country, but the projects should go beyond national borders in their reach or thinking and seek to address global security in innovative ways or through new ideas. A broad range of projects could qualify for consideration, including, but not limited to, technological and conceptual innovations, original research, or grassroots initiatives.

The panel of judges will select the winners (first, second and third place), and the selection will be based on the following criteria:
a. Dedication to sustainable global security;
b. Preservation of human dignity, security and justice;
c. Creativity;
d. Originality.

BENEFITS

The winners (first, second and third place) will be announced publicly during an event to be held in November 2022. The prize for the application coming in first position is CHF 10’000 and a certificate of excellence. The two other finalist applications will receive a certificate of recognition.

HOW TO APPLY?

Visit our official website to find out more : GCSP | Apply for the 2022 GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security