As of Monday, September 1st, nominations for the prestigious 2015 Edison Awards are open to various products and services.

The Edison Awards “have recognized and honored some of the most innovative products and business leaders in the world and is among the most prestigious accolades honoring excellence in new product and service development, marketing, design, and innovation.”

The products and services nominated for the award are reviewed by a steering committee and voted upon based on concept, value, delivery, and impact.

The Edison Awards include the Edison Award, the Edison Green Award, and the Edison Achievement Award.

The Green Award additionally takes into account “efforts by an organization to reduce a participating community’s carbon footprint, create Green Collar jobs through new innovation methods, and improve community health and self-sufficiency,” and the Achievement Award focuses on honoring individuals who have contributed to innovation throughout their careers.

The deadline for nominations is Dec 5, 2014.

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