Projects will be evaluated based on the following criteria:


Novelty – how is the design unique or innovative compared to other designs in the same category?


Benefit to user – how will this innovation benefit the intended user through its performance, comfort, safety, ease of use and cost / affordability?


Benefit to the society


Commercialization – innovation meet the client’s need? Is it an added value?


Scientific value of the invention or innovation.


Others: publication, recognition, award, intellectual property


* Please note that judging criteria may change and vary for each category