Aims of awarding the ‘Quality of Life’ prize
The Dalle Molle Foundation for Quality of Life awards the ‘Quality of Life’ prize to a current research project which has already been recognised by research support bodies, public institutions or private companies for its scientific quality.
The foundation has a double aim: to encourage and promote research which allows people to benefit from science and technology and to improve quality of life.
The foundation allocates particular importance to innovative research based on finding new and original solutions to:
- the harmonious and balanced management of city life;
- the promotion of human, economic, social and cultural activities which are rewarding for individuals;
- the enrichment of communications and social interactions;
- the provision of support for people in order to promote their socio-cultural integration, independence, personal development and dignity.
For 2017, the projects must be submitted to the Foundation Board at the latest 30. April 2017, date of award ceremony: October 2017