Philips Innovation Award

The biggest student-entrepreneurship award in The Netherlands.

The Philips Innovation Award is the largest student entrepreneurship award of The Netherlands, meant for students who want to further develop their startups or ideas. This award is organized for students, by students. We make sure every contestant benefits from feedback from experts, workshops, and training.

The process

Accelerate your startup

In order to stimulate entrepreneurship and help to further develop your startup or idea, we created a trajectory in which participants are guided by our partners.

SUCCESS STORIES

Get inspired by our past participants!

Syntho

Rough Diamond winner 2020

Scope Biosciences

Innovator finalist 2021

Hable

Rough Diamond winner 2019

Somnox

Innovator winner 2017

Felyx

Semi Finalist 2018

Loop Biotech

Innovator winner 2021

CloudCuddle

Semi Finalist 2016

Iron Roots

Innovator finalist 2019

KNOWLEDGE HUB

Keep up with the latest

THE JURY

Feedback from the best in the field

Edwin van Bommel

Head of Group Innovation and Head of Strategy & Sustainability

Frans van Houten

CEO

Hans Söhngen

Managing Director KPN Ventures

Janus Smalbraak

CEO

Maarten Roef

President & CEO

Petra Groenland

Partner Audit

Tjalling Smit

CCO

Meet the jury