The following framework will be used to evaluate submissions:

  • Clarity of problem statement and implications to your field 
  • Originality and creativity 
  • Analytical depth
  • Abstract and report including good writing style
  • Poster, presentation, and oral Q&A

For group submissions, the following criteria will also be used:

  • Balanced share of work between partners

Note that all decisions by MIT INSPIRE judges are final.


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