Innovation Award 2023

Registration opens in February 2023

Bringing your research based idea outside universities and into the world.
The Innovation Award is the Amsterdam competition for research based innovative ideas that contribute to a better world. It is open to idea’s from all research disciplines: from aviation to engineering, maths, red and green life sciences, oral health to the arts, humanities and social sciences. Three prizes of each € 10.000 will be awarded to the best idea, one of these categories: Society, Health, and Environment & Climate, inspired by the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations*.

The Amsterdam competition for research based innovative ideas and impactful innovations, organised by IXA for Amsterdam researchers and students.

Each edition, participants have the chance to get feedback on their idea and the possible feasibility of their application, they can take a workshop that allows them to improve their application. Selected finalist will get a pitch training, a promotional video, share their innovation with the public via media coverage and during the finale, and the change to win €10.000 to develop their idea towards an application!  Three prizes of each € 10.000 will be awarded to the best idea, one of these categories: SocietyHealth, and Environment & Climate, inspired by the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations*.

Find inspiration by the diversity of topics and research area’s
Don’t get fooled by the name of this competition. The Amsterdam Science & Innovation award is an inclusive competition, open to idea’s from all research disciplines and topics.
Find inspiring examples amongst past winners and former editions of AmSIA.

For whom
The competition is open to researchers, PhD’s, staff and students from all Amsterdam universities and universities of applied sciences and the Netherlands Cancer Institute. It is open to idea’s from all research disciplines and area’s.

Questions?
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us at: info@ixa.nl.