IOP Innovation Awards

The IOP Innovation Awards are the only awards recognising companies in the UK and Ireland that have built success on the innovative application of physics. Apply by 27 May!


To apply, please complete the entry form in line with our guidance notes, then send it to

Why should you enter?

The IOP Innovation Awards are a mark of recognition that your company is at the cutting edge of physics and business.

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The winning companies will showcase their innovations at a parliamentary reception and will also attend the IOP awards ceremony in London. This provides a platform for winners to engage with leaders in business, policy-making and academia. The winners will also be given the opportunity to explain the physics behind their innovations and show how this has contributed to their success.

Who can apply?

The awards are for companies that operate in the UK or Ireland and have successfully addressed a commercial or business need using a physics-based innovation. Successful entrants will need to be able to demonstrate excellence in application of physics to innovation and substantial economic and/or societal impact as a result of the innovation.

Application deadline: 27 May 2016