Categories of Technology, Design and Enterprise

RMIT Awards and Prizes for Research Excellence and Research Impact are offered in three categories: Technology, Design and Enterprise.

For guidance of the defining features of Technology, Design and Enterprise research please refer to the category definitions below.

Category guidance:

Research in the Technology category can relate to:

a) Creation of technology and/or

b) Development/improvement of technology and/or

c) Innovative use of technology in all disciplines and/or

d) Impacts of technology

Research in the Design category can relate to research producing:

a) A product or creative work and/or

b) A framework or structure and/or

c) A process

Research in the Enterprise category can relate to:

a) Research across all disciplines which involves industry engagement (industry includes government, businesses, community organisations, NGOs etc)

b) A contribution to productivity, efficiency or well-being (including policy contributions)

Examples of successful nominations in these categories can be viewed at the RMIT Research Awards Previous Recipients web page.

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