Timeline

Mobility Unlimited Challenge launches

16 November 2017

Deadline to apply for a Discovery Award

07 February 2018

Ten Discovery Award winners received $50k each. Funds used to develop applications to become a Finalist

11 April 2018

Deadline to apply to become a Finalist in the Challenge. Unnecessary to be a Discovery Awardee to become a Finalist

15 August 2018

Five Finalist teams announced. Each receives a $500k Finalist Development Grant

14 January 2019

1 winning team receives a $1m Prize

01 September 2020

The $4 million Mobility Unlimited Challenge supports radical improvements in the mobility and independence of people with lower-limb paralysis through smarter assistive technology

Team

Charlotte Macken

Charlotte Macken

Charlotte Macken

Prize Design Manager - Nesta Challenges

At Nesta Challenges, Charlotte has built expertise in the design and delivery of impact-focused challenge-driven innovation tools.

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Emma Renowden

Emma Renowden

Emma Renowden

Assistant Programme Manager

Emma was an Assistant Programme Manager working in the Challenge Prize Centre, supporting the delivery of a number of prizes, including the Mobility Unlimited Challenge.

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Caroline Pradier

Caroline Pradier

Caroline Pradier

Programme Manager - Nesta Challenges

At Nesta Challenges, Caroline is a Programme Manager working on the delivery of a number of prizes focused on health, disability, government and innovation.

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