The Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge is an idea contest promoted by Fraunhofer AICOS with the objective of motivating and rewarding research of practical utility, through the attribution of a scientific prize to MSc/PhD Students and Researchers from Portuguese Universities in the areas of ICT, Multimedia and other related Sciences.
The Challenge consists in awarding the best ideas based in graduation thesis that were developed having ‘Research of Practical Utility’ in mind. By this we mean ideas based on thesis concepts that clearly demonstrate a concern with the direct applicability of its results in Industry.
For more detailed information on this year's initiative, please visit the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge website.
Source: 28.03.2011 Fraunhofer Portugal