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In a bid to develop an effective urban mobility system in rapidly growing cities, Volvo Buses has taken a new initiative called the ‘Volvo sustainable Mobility’ award. Groups, organizations, institutes and individuals who are working towards creating ‘innovative solutions’ in the broad area of supporting sustainable transport in cities can qualify for this award. Also Read - Volvo V90 Cross Country launched; Price in India starts at INR 60 lakh



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The scoring for nominations will be done broadly on the basis of the following criteria:



Innovativeness of the idea

Practical implementation or level of engagement with society

Achievement or potential impact of the initiative

Volvo will also consider unique concepts and studies while short-listing the nominees; however, emphasis will be given on ideas that are feasible and practical enough to be implemented. The project report should be a maximum of 25 pages with clear demarcation in the form of chapters and quantification of achievements wherever possible. It should also contain the bio-data/profile of the group and individuals involved in the project. The project should be sent to satyanarayan.doraiswami@volvo.com.

To register for the award, teams will have to fill in the nomination form, which can be downloaded HERE. All entries should be submitted with the following documents:

– Purpose and scope of the project

– Achievements till date

– Next Steps Planned

– References

The winner of the ‘Volvo Sustainable Mobility’ award is eligible for a cash prize of Rs. 7-lakh while the runner-up bags Rs. 3-lakh. So if you have an innovative yet practical idea for an improved urban mobility model, put it down on paper now and send in your entries as per the details mentioned above!