Fundación Textil Algodonera announces for the seventh consecutive year and in collaboration with the Higher School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering of the UPC (Terrassa, Barcelona), the awards for innovation in two aspects:
Innovative Textile Company Award , in order to recognize the industrial innovation path of a company in the sector.
Innovation awards for young talent , aimed at stimulating and recognizing the efforts of young students or researchers who have stood out for an innovative project applied to the textile-clothing industry.
The award for the innovative company will consist of institutional recognition and distinction to the chosen company, while the awards for young talent will be endowed with € 6,000 that will be distributed in a 1st and 2nd prize and, where appropriate, the second prize determined by the jury. The deadline for submitting the works will end on October 20, 2021 .
The jury , made up of representatives from different fields and institutions, will choose the winning company and determine the projects worthy of the young talent awards, which will be delivered coinciding with the cotton industry assembly held in the fourth quarter of the year.
The Fundación Textil Algodonera is a non-profit organization whose general interest aims are the promotion, research and technological development of the textile-clothing sector, especially cotton.
(Courtesy: Noticiero Textil)