March 31, 2024

WIPO Global Awards 2024

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) today opened its 2024 Global Awards competition, inviting applications from small businesses and startups that use intellectual property (IP) to drive enterprise growth as well as positive societal impact.

Enterprises from all business sectors, based anywhere in the world, that meet application criteria may submit an application between January 15 and March 31, 2024. Winners will be announced in July 2024.

The Awards aim to encourage the commercialization of IP assets by showcasing winning  inventors, creators and entrepreneurs that use IP  to achieve their business goals, generate income, create jobs, tackle local and global challenges, and support community and national development.