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2017 Elevating Impact Summit Impact Awards

Elevating Impact Summit, February 13th, 2017
Impact Awards Nominations Open Now 

About
Impact Awards are offered each year at the Elevating Impact Summit to recognize the achievements of remarkable individuals and teams who are using entrepreneurial or intrapreneurial approaches to generate positive social and environmental impact. A team can be an entire organization, a unit within an organization, or a less formal affiliation of changemakers working together. Impact awards are offered to nonprofits, for-profits, government organizations, hybrids, and intrapreneurial initiatives inside existing institutions.

2017 Award Categories

Impact Invention Award
Presented by: The Lemelson Foundation
Nomination Deadline: January 16th

The Impact Invention Award is designed to recognize the achievements of an entrepreneur or entrepreneurial team working to address a social, environmental, or economic problem through an invention-based enterprise creating a new physical product or products. Inventions include novel devices or products created to solve a problem. 

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Health  Innovation Award
Presented by: Providence Health & Services 
Nomination Deadline: January 1st  

The health innovation award is designed to recognize the achievements of an entrepreneur or entrepreneurial team working to address a health or healthcare related problem through the innovative application of business tools and approaches. Their model should go far beyond charity donations or direct service; instead, their entire business model should be designed to generate the positive social change they envision.

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