European Health Award 2014

The Call for Applications for the European Health Award 2014 is now open!

The European Health Award honours initiatives aiming to improve public health or healthcare in Europe. It was established in 2007 to promote cross-border cooperation, multi-country working and the development of sustainable, innovative and transferable initiatives which address current challenges such as disparities in health status, access to services and the provision of treatment within Europe.

The European Health Award includes prize money of €10,000 and the 2014 prize will be presented at the 17th European Health Forum Gastein in October 2014.

How To Apply:
1) Consult the Selection Criteria to ensure your initiative is eligible.
2) Download and complete an  Application Form (148 KB).
3) Return your completed application form to Louise Boyle  Louise.Boyle(at) by midnight on Friday 30th May 2014.

Further Information:
To access our archive of previous European Health Award winners, please visit the Years of Award pages, or download our European Health Award Information  Brochure (461 KB). 

If you have any questions about the application process for the European Health Award please contact Louise Boyle  Louise.Boyle(at)

European Health Award Winner 2011
Award Winner 2013: ReDNet Project. Dr Ornella Corazza receives the prize on behalf of the ReDNet Project during the EHFG Welcome Event on Wednesday 2nd October 2013.
The European Health Award trophy.
Young Gasteiners Charlotte Kühlbrandt and Hédinn Svarfdal Björnsson moderate the European Health Award Ceremony 2013.