Edison Patent Award Information & Application

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.

2018 Edison Patent Award nomination forms will be available in February 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact Council Executive Director Kim Case at kcase@rdnj.org or 973.274.8336.