Awards will be presented for the winning project in five categories. On the voting page you can only vote for a given project in one category.
Best Overall Project – The project demonstrates outstanding understanding in all areas and culminates in an innovative, sustainable solution to addressing source to sea marine litter in the participants’ local area.
Most Innovative Solution – The project demonstrates an outstanding design concept, this could be a completely new way of addressing source to sea marine litter, or an adaptation of an existing design to improve its function.
Most Sustainable Solution – The project demonstrates an outstanding use of sustainable engineering concepts, this could be the use of sustainable or recycled materials, consideration of the longevity of the solution, or a well-thought-out cost analysis.
Best Investigation – The project demonstrates outstanding research and investigation into source to sea marine litter in the participants’ local area. It is evident that the participants have used this information to inform their solution.
Best Teamwork – The project demonstrates outstanding collaboration from the participants, this could be well-defined roles within the project team, regular meetings and discussions throughout the project, or actively seeking the support of the local community or organisations during the project.