How it Works

What's the NIA process?

The participation process for the National Innovation Awards is pretty much straightforward

1

Check Eligibility

Before anything else, you need to carefully go through our eligibility criteria to ensure the innovation qualifies for the awards.

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2

Register your account

The second step is to register your account. If you already have one, go ahead and log in to your account.

3

Add Innovation Details

On your user account, you can add the innovation. Make sure to enter all required information correctly to increase its chances of selection.

4

Submit Innovation for Award

You can sign up your newly-created innovation to either of two awards; Big 4 Innovation Award and Assistive Technology Award.

5

Shortlisting and Selection

After the application period closes, you will no longer be able to edit the innovation details. During this period, all innovators will go through a rigorous process, with several rounds of selection and elimination until the top 10 innovators are selected.

6

Pitching and Awarding at KIW 2021

If selected, you will be invited to pitch on the 8th December to a panel of judges and an audience of industry experts. The top innovators to be awarded will be chosen from the pitching results.

1

Check Eligibility

Before anything else, you need to carefully go through our eligibility criteria to ensure the agency qualifies for the award.

Check
2

Register your account

The second step is to register your account. If you already have one, go ahead and log in to your account.

3

Nominate the Agency

On your user account, you can nominate the agency. Make sure to enter all required information correctly to increase its chances of selection.

4

Shortlisting and Selection

After the application period closes, you will no longer be able to edit the agency's details. During this period, all nominated agencies will go through a rigorous process, with several rounds of selection and elimination until the top 10 agencies are identified.

5

Publicity and Awarding at KIW 2021

If selected, the agency's representative will be invited to be awarded and celebrated on the 8th December.