BRICS Young Innovator Prize – Call for Proposals

The Technology Innovation Agency on behalf of the Department of Science and Technology invites young innovators to submit competitive and highly innovative technology solutions that aim to solve socio-economic challenges in BRICS countries.

The aim of this Call is to identify, select and promote two (2) innovators from South Africa with highly competitive solutions that will ultimately participate in the BRICS Young Innovator Prize along with eight (8) other competitors from the BRICS Countries (Brazil, Russia, India, and China).


Click here to read the Background, Rules and Eligibility for the call

Click here to download the application form


Please send the completed application form to before 16H00 on 31 May 2018.


For further information call Mark Johnson on 012 472 2774 or email