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International Théophile Legrand Textile Innovation Awards: Call for applications

The International Théophile Legrand Textile Innovation Awards was launched in 2009 in Fourmies (France - Nord) by Dominique and Christian Cambier, founders of the Théophile Legrand Foundation.

For its tenth edition, The International Théophile Legrand Textile Innovation Awards is under the aegis of the Fondation de France and coordinated by the Union des Industries Textiles (UIT), the union of textile industries, the employers’ association representing the diversity of French textile sections and regions. This year, two prizes of € 8,000 and € 7,000 (shared at 50 % between the winner and her/his laboratory) will be presented to those textile projects considered to be the most innovative.

Candidates must be from a textile engineering school or from a university. To qualify, the project should not yet have been commercialized. Candidates have until 25 January 2019 at midnight to submit their applications. 

Website: www.theophilelegrand.w1w.fr/

Prix International de l'Innovation Textile (PDF)