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Inventor of the Year Award Winners


The Inventor of the Year Award honors an outstanding inventor or team of inventors at University of Illinois at Chicago who have made a contribution to the development of intellectual property that significantly impacts their field and society. The award is given based on the criteria of creativity, novelty, and the commercial benefit to society.

The winner of 2018 Inventor of the Year Award will be announced in December 2018 and celebrated at the Researcher and Scholar of the Year Awards to be held February 6, 2019.

Inventor of the Year Application & Instructions