Philips Innovation Award

Innovator Award

 

The Innovator Award is our big league prize worth €50.000 and gives every start-up a kick-start towards success. It consists of cash, assistance in registering patents, creative services, consulting advice and more! This prize will boost your start-up to the next level.

View Innovator Award

Rough Diamond Award

 

The Rough Diamond League is a separate league for teams who started working out their idea after october 1st, 2019. The objective of the Philips Innovation Award is making it able for students to develop their idea into a successful start-up. The Philips Innovation Award stimulates entrepreneurship and innovation among students.

View Rough Diamond Award

Video: ‘Phillips Innovation Award’

Events

Timeline

September 16th 2019

Opening Philips Innovation Award

Official launch of the edition of 2020.

December 1st 2019

Deadline One-Pagers

The end of the first stage, the Idea Stage. Your idea must be submitted in the format of an executive summary.

December 30th 2019

Announcement encouragement prize

The 10 best ideas of the Idea Stage win €100 as encouragement to continue the journey and write a Business Plan for the Developing Stage.

View more

Our platform

From page to stage

Idea Stage

September 2019 – December 2019

The deadline for the first stage, the Idea stage is the 1st of December 2019. During this stage you will submit your idea in the format of an executive summary.

Read more

Our platform

From page to stage

Developing Stage

January 2020 – February 2020

During the developing stage, you will transform your executive summary into a real business plan. Of these business plans, 30 will join the semi-finale. The deadline of the Business Plans is the 12th of January and the semi-finalist will be announced on the 14th of February.

Read more

Our platform

From page to stage

Refining Stage

February 2020 – April 2020

During the refining stage, 16 Innovators and 14 Rough Diamonds will refine their idea with a prototype day and participate in the semi-finale on the 8th of April.

Read more

Our platform

From page to stage

Final Stage

May 2020

During the final stage, the Philips Innovation Award will reach its climax. Five innovators and three Rough Diamonds will battle for a price worth €50.000 and €10.000, respectively. The final will take place at Theater Rotterdam at the 18th of May.

Read more

News

The latest news

Read more news

Past participants story

Read more story's

Get in touch

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions

Sign up Contact us
Top