Millennium Technology Prize

The Millennium Technology Prize will be granted to technological innovations that broadly improve the life of humankind and promote sustainable development. The innovation has the potential to preserve natural resources and promote biodiversity, as well as equality between people. In addition, the global accessibility of technology and the ethical codes of conduct used in the development of the innovation will be included in the assessment process of the nominations. These awards are awarded biennially on even-numbered years, with competitions launched in odd-numbered years, typically with a deadline at the end of October.

Value: 1,000,000 euros

Note: These are institutional nominationsInstitutional Strategic Awards (ISA) coordinates the internal selection of nominees and/or institutional endorsements/external expert reviews. To promote equity, diversity and inclusion, departments and faculties should ensure that all eligible candidates are considered and given the opportunity to self-identify. To recommend a candidate to the President’s Advisory Committee on Awards, Honours and Prizes, please submit a candidate suggestion form by the internal deadline. For more information, please contact

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Upcoming Deadlines

October 31, 2023October 31, 2023 *
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Millennium Technology Prize The Millennium Technology Prize celebrates the world’s greatest technological innovations that are crucial in solving global challenges. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.