The Futura Award is open to South Tyroleans who:
- have not yet reached the age of 35 by the closing date for applications (31 August 2020).
- have been professionally active for at least three years, either abroad or outside the region.
- have distinguished themselves by special achievements both during their training and in their professional life.
- have completed their studies.
- have maintained an emotional link to South Tyrol.
Candidates may apply for the sponsorship award a total of two times.