"Blockchain" applications are appearing in many industries
This may be the reason that the European Commission [EC] has announced a new
Challenge for 2019 called "Blockchains for Social Good"
The Prize for this challenge is 5 winners of Euro 1,000,000 each
The timetable to submit an application is
1 16 May 2018 - contest opens
2 02 Apr 2019 - deadline for registration of interest
3 03 Sep 2019 - deadline to submit applications
8.12 Cancellation of the Contest
The Commission may cancel the contest or decide not to award the prize(s) — without any obligation to
compensate participants —, if:
(a) no applications are received
(b) the jury does not find any winners
(c) the winners are not eligible or must be excluded
(d) the objective of the contest has already been achieved.