The University School of Industrial Technical Engineering of the Polytechnic University of Madrid is organising the first Supportive Engineering Contest for students of this university who are currently engaged in their final project.
The final projects must have the purpose of improving one of the following aspects:
1 – Development in Third World countries.
2 – The water supply, drainage and hygiene in areas at a socio-economic disadvantage.
3 – Renewable energies, energy saving, sustainability and/or recycling in developing countries.
4 – The standards of living of disabled persons and other social groups in a situation of disadvantage.
The aim of this Supportive Engineering Contest of the University School of Industrial Technical Engineering is that of stimulating ingenuity, innovation, an interest in studying, and social and intercultural concern among the students of the Polytechnic University of Madrid. Likewise, it also aims to promote technological solutions to the problems encountered by depressed areas and that may be implemented.
The prizes of this projects contest are the following:
“GOLD RIBBON” or First Prize, worth 1,000 €.
“SILVER RIBBON” or Second Prize, worth 600 €.
“BRONZE MEDAL” or Third Prize, worth 300 €.