The Tecniplast “Welfare Challenge” is a competition that gives you the opportunity to use your creativity to design enrichment for mice and rats. Not only will the best design win a Microsoft Surface but maybe one day the winner might see their design manufactured!
Through scientific research we all know that in cage enrichment increases positive, natural behaviour patterns. Technicians and people who work in facilities around the world know what really works and what is missing, this is why we want you to be involve in the design of an innovative solution.
The contest will be officialy online and communicated through the Tecniplast Website and Linkedin page from the 1st of August. Applications can be submitted starting from the 1st of August until the 30th November 2020.
To join in simply send a brief description and, if you like, a sketch or picture of your idea on https://www.tecniplast.it/en/welfarechallenge.html The winner will receive a fabulous Microsoft® Surface!