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Evaluation - FICS

Evaluation for Stage - 1

S.NO CATEGORY WEIGHT(%) SCALING FACTOR RATING (FROM 1 TO 10) SCORE (Rating x Scaling Factor) COMMENTS / RATIONALE FOR SCORE GIVEN
1
Problem Relevance, Impact & Target Audience / Beneficiaries
  • Is the problem identified relevant and important to our society?
  • Does it solve a social or community-related problem?
  • Will the solution have a reasonably high impact on society?
  • Can the impact be measured through concrete parameters? For example, how many people will benefit from the solution, will it enhance desirable statistics & reduce undesirable ones, etc.
  • Is there a properly identified target population / beneficiaries for the solution?
35% 1.4
2
Idea Novelty
  • Is the proposed solution novel and different / innovative?
  • Is there local competition for the solution? Or international competition?
20% 0.8
3
Solution Practicability & Ease of Adoption
  • Is the proposed solution practical and implementable?
  • Does it have the potential to be easily accepted and adopted by the beneficiaries? (Technically simple solutions with a good user interface, and those that can be implemented without much user training and without cost input by beneficiaries are more easily adopted)
25% 1
4
Commercialization Potential / Potential for Mass deployment
  • Is the solution commercializable?
  • Does it need significant refinement to make it commercializable?

(For ideas and products with a commercial or profit-making intention, judges to assess if the ideas can be easily commercialized given the facilities and expertise available in Pakistan.

For not-for-profit ideas, judges have to assess if the solution has the potential to be mass deployed)

20% 0.8
Total Score (out of 40)