Key dates 2022

Application period:
dates decided by the Partner organization

Assessment & jury:
October to November

Award Ceremony: to be defined later

Read more about the competition process.


Number of annual Award participants and participating countries

What is the Quality Innovation Award?

The Quality Innovation Award is an annual, international competition that enables innovators to

- get professional assessment for their innovation
- benchmark their innovation against others
- increase the visibility of their innovation

All together this helps to increase the competiveness of each participating country.


Why should I participate in this competition?

This competition enables you to: 

- benchmark your innovation at the national and international level
- receive professional feedback from an independent body

Benefits of participating in this competition include:

- raising public awareness of your innovation
- help opening new markets
- motivate to increase the innovativeness in your organisation
- national and international recognition


What is a Quality Innovation?

A quality innovation is an innovation that

- has novelty value and is timely
- is practical and can be utilized
- has been developed in a systematic way
- corresponds to stakeholder's current and future needs
- has improved technical, social or commercial performance