GOALS OF THE Innovation AWARD:
- Reward innovation as defined by the community.
OUTCOMES OF THE AWARD:
- 101 organizations submitted 106 innovative ideas
- 8,978 total online votes from February 17, 2014 to March 17, 2014
- 994 unique individuals engaged in conversation around behavioral health innovation
HOW DOES THE SCATTERGOOD FOUNDATION DEFINE INNOVATION?
The innovations we seek challenge how behavioral healthcare is currently viewed, organized, and practiced through the creation of catalytic concepts, products, processes, services and/or technologies.
WHAT IS THE AWARD?
The winner receives The Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation Innovation Award and a $25,000 cash gift for their program. The top five finalists will be recognized and the Foundation will work to promote and share all finalists work nationally. All submissions which meet our selection criteria will be posted publicly on the website and archived on the website. Your work will receive attention from an ever-growing community of stakeholders through our open public review.
HOW IS THE WINNER SELECTED?
Foundation staff screen online submissions. We then post submissions that meet all five selection criteria to our website. The public reviews and comments on submissions. The panel of experts chooses five finalists. The public votes online to select the winner among the five finalists.
WHAT IS THE SELECTION CRITERIA?
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