Innovation Conference

Innovation Awards

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The Alabama Launchpad Innovation Awards celebrate and honor contributions to Alabama’s innovation economy. Companies should demonstrate significant achievement specifically in the areas of job creation, commitment to innovation, and innovation that addresses a local or global need.

 

Nominations for the 2015 Alabama Launchpad Innovation Awards are now open. To submit nominations, click HERE.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When can I submit  nomination and when is the deadline?
    Nominations will open on March 30, 2015. Alabama Launchpad will accept nomination forms until May 17, 2015 by 11:59 pm CST. 
  • Can I nominate my own company?
    Yes, many nominations come from a company nominating its own product or service. There is no preferential treatment given to  companies that are nominated versus  those that self- apply. Nomination forms are treated equally no matter which company or individual submits the form.
  • Can I nominate myself in the ‘Lifetime Achievement in Innovation’ category?
    Yes, many nominations come from an individual nominating himself or herself. There is no preferential treatment given to  companies that are nominated versus  those that self- apply. Nomination forms are treated equally no matter which company or individual submits the form.

2015 Innovation Award Categories

  • Corporate Innovator of the Year (small company)
  • Corporate Innovator of the Year (large company)
  • Outstanding Achievement in Innovative Manufacturing
  • Outstanding Public-Private Partnership for Innovation
  • Lifetime Achievement in Innovation

Rules and Eligibility