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2014 Rolex Awards for Enterprise to Young Laureates

Rolex offers Rolex Awards for Enterprise for new or ongoing project anywhere in the world. The Rolex Awards for Enterprise support pioneering work in five areas: applied technology, cultural heritage, environment, exploration and discovery, and science and health. The 2014 series of Awards will be devoted to Young Laureates. Only those aged between 18 and 30 years are eligible to apply. Each Laureate receives 100,000 Swiss francs for his or her project. Young Laureates receive 50,000 Swiss francs.

Study Subject(s): The Rolex Awards for Enterprise support pioneering work in five areas: applied technology, cultural heritage, environment, exploration and discovery, and science and health. These are given for a new or ongoing project that deserves support for its capacity to improve lives, or protect the world’s natural and cultural heritage.
Course Level: This award is given for a new or ongoing project.
Scholarship Provider: Rolex
The award can be taken at: The Laureates receive their Awards at a special ceremony in the presence of distinguished guests.

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Eligibility: -Rolex Laureates are of all nationalities and backgrounds.
-2014 Awards, which will be exclusively devoted to young candidates.
-The Rolex Awards for Enterprise support pioneering work in five areas: applied technology, cultural heritage, environment, exploration and discovery, and science and health.
-Only those aged between 18 and 30 years are eligible to apply.

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The International applicants can apply for this application .

Description: Each Rolex Award for Enterprise is given for a new or ongoing project anywhere in the world – one that Rolex Awards for Enterprisedeserves support for its capacity to improve lives, or protect the world’s natural and cultural heritage. These projects have touched all aspects of humanity by expanding knowledge or improving life on the planet. They are presented every two years. The Laureates receive their Awards at a special ceremony in the presence of distinguished guests. Rolex recognizes the refreshing approach that young people have to solving problems. The first set of Awards devoted to Young Laureates, aged between 18 and 30 years, took place in 2009 with the idea of supporting visionary young men and women at a critical juncture in their careers. The 2014 series of Awards will also be devoted to Young Laureates.

Number of awards offered: Independent Jury selects five winners from a shortlist.

Duration of award(s): Each Young Laureate will receive 50,000 Swiss francs over a period of two years.

What does it cover? Each Young Laureate will receive 50,000 Swiss francs over a period of two years. In addition, Rolex ensures winners receive access to its network of more than 100 past Laureates, as well as the benefit of international publicity through media coverage and the Rolex Awards website.

Selection Criteria: Projects are judged on their feasibility, originality, potential for sustained impact and, above all, on the candidates’ spirit of enterprise. Applicants are asked to submit projects that tackle the world’s most pressing issues in five areas: science and health, applied technology, exploration and discovery, the environment, and cultural heritage

Notification: Not Known

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

application Deadline: The application closing date is May 31, 2013.

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