The R&D 100 Awards

Since 1963, the R&D 100 Awards have celebrated the greatest R&D developments of the previous year. Out of hundreds of applicants, the top 100 are selected to receive awards.

Here's a glimpse into a night at the R&D 100's:


The R&D 100 Awards have a 50+ year history of recognizing excellence in innovation. Winning an R&D 100 Award provides a positive marketing boost to many new technology innovations, that important initial push to compete in the marketplace.


Any new technical product or process that was first available for purchase or licensing between January 1, 2015 and March 31, 2016, is eligible the 2016 awards. An organization may enter as many new products as it wishes. Each will be judged on its own merits.


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