Bosch’s ‘Innovation around My Campus’ competition returns for its third year
Bosch inspires spirit of innovation within young Malaysians
KUALA LUMPUR: Bosch, a leading global supplier of technology and services, launched the third edition of their ‘Innovation around My Campus’ competition on Sept 14.
This year’s theme, ‘Solutions for the Future’, is designed to challenge local university and college students to develop solutions that will boost the energy-efficiency and sustainability of their campus. The competition is set to run between September 14, 2015 to January 28, 2016.
Interested participants will be in the running to win exciting prizes including a cash prize of RM3, 000, an exclusive training opportunity with Bosch, and a sponsorship to bring their creative and innovative ideas to life. The first and second runners up will win RM2, 000 and RM1, 000 respectively.
“Bosch has always strived to uphold our pioneering tradition. The competition reflects this as it allows us to share our core value of innovation with young Malaysians,” said Simon Song, managing director of Bosch Malaysia. “We are not only proud to be able to provide a platform for creative expression but also the tools to bring those ideas to life.”
‘Innovation around My Campus’ is open to university and college students. As Bosch strongly believes great ideas can stem from anywhere, we encourage students from all faculties to participate.
The following institutions will be participating in this year’s competition:
1. The University of Malaya
2. The University of Kuala Lumpur
3. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
4. Universiti Teknologi Mara
5. Universiti Sains Malaysia
6. Universiti Malaysia Pahang
7. Taylors University
8. Monash University
9. Help University
10. The Automotive College
Participants are allowed to enter the competition in teams of up to three members. Each submission must reflect the theme ‘Solutions for the Future’ and showcase how Bosch solutions will be incorporated into their ideas.
Submission deadline is by 12 midnight on November 14, 2015.