Table 2

Comparison of process-oriented and outcome-oriented innovation design contests for health

Process orientedOutcome oriented
Overarching goal of contest organisersEnhance community health knowledge and behavioursElicit highly innovative contest submissions
Focus during contestAttract attention through marketing, encourage better understanding and spur discussionSolicit high quality entries to incorporate into new programmes
Recommended judging methodPublic votingExpert-based judging panel
Recommended prize strategyRelatively large number of prizesSingle prize or limited number of high-value prizes