The process

Social Impact by Design is characterised by 4 phases

Social Impact by Design is a phased process whose objective is to devise and implement innovative and intregral solutions. The main elements of this approach are outlined below. We ask all applicants to be flexible. The design approach means that specific interpretation and execution can only be clarified in close consultation with the participating parties.

More detailed information about the process is available in the Call for Action (click to download)
 
Phase 1Registration and team formation
Duration: May – September 2019

Team allowance: none

End result: Identification of opportunities in broad terms of how resilience in BoTu will be improved

Activities:

  • Information meeting
  • Registration Social Impact by Design and team formation
  • Teams work on draft proposal in which opportunities for BoTu are identified
  • Selection of proposals by board Go BoTu
Phase 2Research and community engagement
Duration: 3 – 4 months

Team allowance: € 12,500 per team, incl. VAT

End result: Design in which the outline of the integral proposal is elaborated

Activities:

  • Kick-off meeting phase 2
  • Elaboration of ideas in close consultation with local residents
  • Guidance from one or more representatives of the partners of Go BoTu
  • Development of an integral proposal
  • Presentation of integral proposals to the teams, Advisory Board and residents of BoTu
  • Assessment of proposals by board Go BoTu and suggestions for elaboration in phase 3
Phase 3Elaboration of proposal and arrangement of funding
Duration: approx. 5 months

Team allowance: € 20,000 per team, incl. VAT

End result: Completely developed proposal ready for implementation, including a solid business case

Activities:

  • Kick-off meeting phase 3
  • Detailed elaboration of proposal and arrangement of funding
  • Guidance from one or more representatives of the partners of Go BoTu and financial specialists
  • Presentation of fully developed proposal to the teams, Advisory Board and residents of BoTu
  • Advice of board Go BoTu about actual implementation of integral proposals
Phase 4Start implementation
Duration: approx. 3 – 6 months, depending on the required implementation time

Team allowance: none

End results: Proposal is implemented in BoTu and contributes to BoTu’s resilience

Activities:

  • Actual implementation of proposal
  • Activities differ per team
  • Guidance from one or more representatives of the partners of Go BoTu during the implementation