Here are the 9 nominees of the Hague Innovators Challenge 2020

The 9 nominees of The Hague Innovators Challenge 2020 have been carefully selected by our jury and were announced on the 5th of November during ImpactFest. With the Hague Innovators Challenge, the municipality challenges organizations and students every year to present innovative ideas that solve global challenges. Registration closed on October 17th. This year we received no fewer than 47 registrations. The 9 nominees will start a programme to validate their ideas and receive training to pitch their best business plan.

There are 4 prizes for the winners:

  • Audience prize € 2.500
  • Student prize € 10.000
  • Startup prize € 15.000
  • Scale-up prize € 25.000

The nominees of per category are:


  • Stove 2.0
  • Spriet
  • Let’s duct the wind!


  • Polariks
  • Circularise
  • Okuna


  • Upinion
  • The Young Digitals
  • WellDecommissioned

The winners will be announced at the Big Improvement Day on the 21st of January 2020. 

Also read up on former winners of the challenge and find out how they have developed.

More info

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