Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award

The Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award is the Amsterdam competition for innovative ideas with a societal and/or commercial impact. It is an annual competition for the best applicable innovation resulting from Amsterdam research. The feasibility of the idea and the social benefit play an important role in the jury assessment.


All ideas will be categorized in the categories alpha/ gamma, beta and life sciences. The best idea of each category will be awarded  € 7,500. 

For whom?

This award is open to all researchers, staff and students in all disciplines from all Amsterdam universities, universities of applied sciences, academic hospitals and public research centers.


  • Deadline for registration is 9 September 2019
  • The festive pitch and award ceremony is on the 26th of November 2019