Please note that deadline to submit your applications for the Tech Awards has been extended to May 8th!
Know someone who is changing the world?
Encourage them to apply to the Tech Awards 2013!
"There is not a group that you would rather
be stuck on an island with than The Tech Awards laureates." -Michael MacHarg, Simpa Networks,
laureate, The Tech Awards 2012
The Tech Awards, a signature program of The Tech Museum, is an international awards program that honors innovators from around the world who are applying technology to benefit humanity.
In 2013, The Tech Awards will honor 10 international innovators who are applying technology to confront humanity’s most urgent challenges. The Tech Awards honors individuals, non-profit organizations and for-profit companies who are using technology to significantly improve human conditions in 5 awards categories. The technology used can be either a new invention or an innovative use of an existing technology.
This year, the categories include: Environment, Education, Young Innovator (under 27), Health and Economic Development. Cash prizes of $75,000 and $25,000 will be awarded in each category plus the participants will have access to mentors, funders, media and former laureates.