Do you want to be part of our team?



Are you a passionate student with a useful network for promoting the PHIA and creating awareness among students in the Netherlands? Would you like to expand your connections and resume with names like Philips and be present at networking receptions? Then this is the right job for you!



With the Philips Innovation Award (PHIA) we are looking for ambassadors in different cities. The Philips Innovation Award is the largest student-entrepreneur award in the Netherlands for students, by students and you can be part of it!

Ambassador Philips Innovation Award
As an ambassador of the Philips Innovation Award you are responsible for motivating students and creating awareness among students in your city.

Activities as a PHIA City Ambassador:
– Supporting the organization of the seminar in your city;
– Creating awareness among fellow students;
– Motivating fellow students for participating in the PHIA;
– You have close contact with incubators;
– You are an intermediator of the PHIA in your city;
– You have close contact with the PHIA team about the social media channels and right content.

What do we expect from you?
– You have a large network and know how to reach out to your connections for different purposes;
– You have the ability to contact several major platforms in your city. For example; contact with the administrator of Websites, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn of study and student associations, Universities and Colleges.
– Strong communication skills;
– You have to dare to take initiative and step out of your comfort zone;
– Writing in English is required and in Dutch is an advantage.

What can the PHIA bring you?
– A great challenge in addition to your education;
– Expand your network with ambassadors from different cities, the PHIA team in Rotterdam and all the other partners involved;
– Expand your CV;
– Experience an entrepreneurial competition in a professional way;
– Access to (semi) finals of the award;
– Access to multiple other events during the trajectory.

If you are interested in being part of the Philips Innovation Award as an ambassador or if you have any other questions, please send an email to

We look forward to hear from you!

PHIA 2021