Calling all Loughborough researchers!

RIC-KI – the collaborative research platform from the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences – is running a competition this summer for the best new ideas in health, wellbeing and sports.

There are five prizes available for ideas which demonstrate innovation and the potential to create a positive impact: a £100 voucher for the best idea, alongside two £75 and two £50 vouchers.

To enter the competition, complete the online form where you will be automatically entered.  Existing ideas ready for collaboration can be viewed on the RIC-KI website, where you can also sign up for a free account. If you’re not sure that your idea is ready to be listed, email us on and we will be happy to discuss your idea. 

Terms and conditions

  • The final decision rests with the RIC-KI team
  • Ideas must be submitted by 11.59pm (GMT), 2 September 2022
  • Ideas can be submitted via email to upon request
  • Winners will be informed by email from the week commencing 12 September
  • Prizes will be distributed within one month of the winners being announced
  • The competition is open to Loughborough University (including Loughborough University London) academics, researchers and doctoral students
  • A maximum of two ideas can be submitted per person; further ideas can be listed on the RIC-KI website but will not be eligible for the draw
  • No alternative prizes are available.