Open Data Impact Award

The Stifterverband awards Open Data that enable innovations outside of science.
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The Stifterverband announces the firstĀ Open Data Impact Award to raise awareness for the topics Open Science and Open Data in science and society.

The award goes to researchers (or research groups) that made research data available and thereby enabled innovations (inventions, products or cultural re-use) outside of science or can demonstrate the potential of such an added value for society. The award includes a prize money of 30.000 Euro that will be devided between the three award winners. Researchers (or research groups) from German universities or research institutes are entitled to participate. The deadline for the application is 30 June 2020.

Further information and access to the application portal for the Open Data Impact Award are available on the website of the Stifterverband.