Nominations Are Now Open for the 2017 Thomas Edison Patent Awards

For almost four decades, the Research & Development Council of New Jersey has honored the best and brightest patented innovations in the state of New Jersey with its annual Thomas Edison Patent Awards. The Edison Patent Awards span a broad range industry sectors and a full list of the 2016 winning patents can be found here. All nominations will be judged by a committee of top researchers based on the significance of the problem solved, the patent’s commercial impact, its novelty and utility.

Winners will be honored at the annual Edison Patent Awards Ceremony & Reception on November 2, 2017.

All submissions are now encouraged for the 2017 Edison Patent Awards.

Click here to apply with the 2017 Edison Patent Award Nomination Form, submissions are due by May 26th, 2017.