Volvo Sustainable Mobility Award for Sustainable Solution in Urban Mobility

Volvo Buses India is inviting entries for the third session of the Volvo Sustainable Mobility Award in 2013. Introduced in the year 2011, the award mainly focuses to offer accolade to the progressive and practical activities in the field of promoting sustainable resolutions in urban mobility. If you wish to inquire more about the contest and its participation, you can log on to www.volvobuses.co.in.

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All you need to do is register and submit your efforts. If your company or group has made an impact in the path of sustainable mobility that stands out of the crowd, then it will be selected. It can be related to public transportation, pedestrian security, bicycle safety or simply just any step taken in the course of sustainable mobility. The last date for registration is 10th September, 2013.

The Volvo Sustainable Mobility Award has been established to identify outstanding efforts in the area of sustainable urban transportation. It pursues to reward the practical activities and involvements with the society in this respect and offers reward money of INR one million. It includes the first prize of INR 7 lakhs and INR 3 lakhs for the runner up position.

The Senior Vice President – Business Region International of Volvo Bus Corporation and Chairman of the Board of Volvo Buses in India, Akash Passey commented on the occasion. He told that the award is abreast with Volvo Buses commitment towards its core values and care for the environment. The company believes that it is not just technology or emission control which shows environmental concern but the essential steps at the basic level that makes the environment and transport system sustainable and adept.

Volvo Sustainable Mobility Award allows you to inspire more and more people to design a shared vision of supporting the initiatives in the sustainable transportation segment. The previous editions showed amazing results from the work done by several groups of the nation. The company eagerly waits to see the inspiration spread through Volvo Sustainable Mobility Awards 2013.

Applications for the Volvo Sustainable Mobility Awards

Please visit www.volvobuses.co.in to check out the registration details.

Eligibility Criteria

All the works performed in the general field of sustainable mobility are eligible. However, the organizations involved in the core transportation business are not allowed to participate in the award.

The applicants need to submit their report before the last date in the following format

  • Outline the project with a distinct objective

  • Purpose of the project

  • Accomplishments till date

  • Forthcoming steps

  • References

  • CV of the company, individual or group

Last date to register: 31 Aug, 2013

Last date for submitting the final entries: 10 Sep, 2013

The Award offers to create a culture of assisting advanced and practical initiative positively involving the global world to deliver sustainable transportation solutions, and thereby giving a better quality life to millions of average people. The initiative includes local as well as long distance transport. The simple aim of the award for Volvo buses is to involve all stakeholders of public transportation and support them to learn more about sustainable transportation in this process.