European Health Award 2016

The Call for Applications for the 10th European Health Award presented at the EHFG 2016 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 2016 prize will be presented at the 
19th European Health Forum Gastein in September 2016. 

How to Apply:
1) Consult the Selection Criteria to ensure your initiative is eligible.
2) Download and complete an  Application Form (87 KB). 
3) Return your completed application form to Josef Wenninger  Josef.Wenninger(at) 
    by midnight on Friday, 27th May 2016.

The European Health Award is sponsored by
the Austrian Federal Ministry of Health and FOPI
the Association of the Research & Development based Pharmaceutical Industry in Austria.

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 (256 KB). 

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

Acceptance speech by Ramazan Salman, Executive Director, Ethno-Medical Center Germany
Ramazan Salman after receiving the European Health Award 2015
Ramazan Salman receives the EHA 2015 on behalf of the MiMi Project