American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic and the Association for Foreign Investment, in cooperation with the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic announced the third annual Cooperation of the Year awards and the TAČR Prize. The project is being implemented under the auspices of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport and the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Projects (and parts thereof) and transfers (e.g. sales of licenses) that were implemented or completed in the period from 1 January 2012 to 1 June 2013 can be entered in the competition. Eligible projects must involve research, development and innovation realised through cooperation between a research organisation and a legal entity based in the Czech Republic or the transfer of the results of research and development from the research sphere to the application sphere.
The deadline for registering projects and transfers in the competition is 23 August 2013. The grand-prize winner will receive a financial award in the amount of CZK 100,000. More detailed information about the competition, including the registration form, is available in the attachment and at http://www.spolupraceroku.cz/nejlepsi-spoluprace/prihlaska-2013.