2018 Prism Awards Application

The application contains 16 questions, progressing in the order below:
  1. Contact information
  2. About your product
  3. Core technology
  4. Markets
  5. Markets and Customers
  6. Competitive position
  7. Application fee
Note: Each answer has a 100 word count maximum (a 900 character limit). Answers over limit are ineligible for judging. Fields DO NOT limit characters for you.


Important Due Dates

  • Applications due: 6 October 2017
  • Finalists announced: 6 November 2017
  • Winners announced at the Prism Award Gala: 31 January 2018

The Fine Print

By submitting the completed online application, you agree that the information you have supplied is true and accurate and can be verified immediately upon request.

SPIE reserves the right to determine final placement of applications. An application that does not fulfill requirements for the 2018 application year, or if there are not enough applications (minimum 4) to develop a category in a defined area, will be removed from the competition and the application fee will be refunded.

Products that do not fulfill proof of sale requirement can be pulled from the competition. The application fee will not be refunded.

SPIE is not responsible for companies that do not make it to the Finalist or Winner rounds.

By clicking Next, you agree to The Fine Print.