The competition is open to physical persons, project teams, startup companies, already established companies, cooperatives and associations. Entrepreneurial plans must have Italy as their legal headquarters and development base. They must also have a positive social and economic outcome mainly in Italy, with a particular emphasis on creating employment. The prize participants must be of legal age. There are no upper age limits to participate. For team projects, the average age of the participants will be considered. Subjects who were finalists in past editions of the Gaetano Marzotto Prize may not compete in 2020 with the same project in the same category. Subjects wishing to participate must present their project plans on the platform available on the www.premiogaetanomarzotto.it site in the section “PARTECIPA” by and not after the midnight of May 27, 2020. Projects submitted by mail, on paper or that do not follow all the listed prerequisites will not be considered. In order to qualify for the competition, the entrepreneurial project presented must:
Only the jury’s members and the Prize’s organization can access to the applications platform. The organisation and the partners will take all the necessary measures to maintain the confidentiality of the material sent by the applicants that it will be used by the jury only for evaluation and by the organisation for communication.
The organization and partners however decline any responsibility in protecting the intellectual property or other rights of the participants. The protection of intellectual property remains the exclusive responsibility of the participants and is encouraged by Prize organizers. The organization declines all responsibility for any type of problems in delivery, lateness or problems arising from electronic post, and any problems with electronic transmission via the application platform and internet. The organization reserves the right to modify data or competition rules at any time. The organizations pledges to communicate any such modifications in a timely manner.