Amsterdam is the most innovative city of Europe! And the citizens of Amsterdam win the prize!

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Last year, Amsterdam was awarded
'European Capital of Innovation' by the European Commission. According to the judges, Amsterdam is a frontrunner in smart, social and creative solutions for a liveable city. The prize money is now available for initiatives in the field of 'the Healthy City' or 'the City of Talent'. Till 14 April, you can apply for 5.000-20.000 euros.

Last year, Amsterdam was awarded 'European Capital of Innovation' by the European Commission. According to the judges, Amsterdam is a frontrunner in smart, social and creative solutions for a liveable city. Now the prize money of 600.000 euros is available for initiatives in the field of 'the Healthy City' or 'the City of Talent'. Till 14 April, you can apply for 5.000-20.000 euros.​

The trajectory supports city makers, active citizens and social entrepreneurs with initiatives that keep the city liveable. Maak je Stad! calls on the people from Amsterdam to share their initiatives and companies and apply for the program! The 30 till 50 most innovative and significant initiatives will join the trajectory, including financial support.

Strengthen innovation together

The challenges of our city require the creativity and brainpower from all Amsterdam people. How do we stay healthy? And how do we make sure that young and old people expand their talents? And how can everyone benefit? Local initiatives with answers deserve an impulse and support.

Maak je Stad! is looking for initiatives with potential. These people will take a part in a 6 month trajectory: with each other and with the help of experts they can develop their initiative. There are 600.000 euros available for financial support.

Want to know more or apply for the program? Check maakjestad.amsterdam!

Maak je Stad! (Make your city) is initiated by Gemeente Amsterdam, Pakhuis de Zwijger, Kennisland en Waag Society, and is supported by Amsterdam Economic Board, Amsterdam Smart City and the Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions.


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Nancy Zikken's picture
Nancy Zikken

Hi Michiel, 30 tot 50 projecten!

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Michiel Zwerus

hoeveel projecten worden er gekozen voor de 6 maanden trajectory?!?

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