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.
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.