2020 Edison Patent Awards Apply by 5-22-20

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.

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.

The 2020 Edison Patent Awards nomination form is now available. The deadline for nominations is May 22, 2020.

2020 Edison Patent Awards Nomination Form-Writeable PDF

2020 Edison Patent Awards Nomination Form-Word Document

For any questions, please contact Council Executive Director Kim Case at kcase@rdnj.org or 908.875.7167.

To review the 2019 Class of Edison Patent Award Winners, you can view the press release here or view the winners’ tribute films here.