The AIT Entrepreneurship Center (EC) invites you to take part in “AIT’s fight against COVID-19” by submitting your ideas and projects in this open call. We seek projects that can create real impact to fight COVID-19 within 6 month. Our President has released 250k Baht to fund several projects of up to 50k Baht per project for a proof-of-concept (POC), follow up funding needs to be arranged on individual project bases.
Teams shall be composed of AIT members (Faculty, Students, Alumni, Staff and Family members). Teams that include Faculty/External Members with particular expertise are encouraged.
Any type of project with impact potential will be considered such as software, hardware, devices, prevention, treatment, behaviour, diagnostic, there is no limitation. Projects will be evaluated on:
- Impact to fight COVID-19
- Team strength
- Ability to execute project and to perform POC within 1 month and create impact within 6 month
- Ability to work remotely on project (you can send files for rapid prototyping to the AIT EC)
- Ability to attract external funding or support
- Scalability of technology or approach to create wider impact
The evaluation panel will be from AIT EC and at least one invited external expert.
To apply, please download the Powerpoint template at this link
Deadline: All submission must be done on or before 30 April 2020 at this link.