In order to highlight the accomplishments in terms of innovation achieved by the workers of the productive companies, assets and services companies, research and development centers, universities as well as other entities, the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment announces the Annual Prize for Technological Innovation.
The institutions will have the chance to present their nominations to win the prize in the local offices of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment located in every territory Till September 30th.
This honor is aimed at stimulating productions, services and processes completely new or significantly improved that help to achieve impacts in the economical, social and environmental scope in a concrete and measurable way.
According to the administration, the proposed innovation could have its origin in the introduction of the results from the research- development activity or applying ingeniously the absorbed knowledge and technologies.
Carrying out the assessment of these research works, the local offices of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment will constitute the Provincial Committee of the Prize for Technological Innovation and its proposals will be considered as Provincial Prizes.
The works done by the Ministry of Interior and by the Revolutionary Armed Forces research will be studied by special commissions, which were created by the administration of the Ministry of Science and Technology.