04 October 2018
Tobacco: Candidates considered for the EU Health Award for NGOs announced
The European Commission selected 11 initiatives as candidates for the 2018 EU Health Award for NGOs.
21 August 2018
21 June 2018
18 June 2018
18 June 2018
The submission form of the 2018 EU Health Award for NGOs has been reopened until Friday afternoon 22 June at 16.00 CET.
NGOs can submit their initiatives through the Award website. No applications will be accepted after the deadline.
15 June 2018
11 June 2018
01 June 2018
28 May 2018
Watch our webinar on the new submission procedure for the EU Health Award
The 25-minute webinar explains the new procedure NGOs should follow to enter the competition for the 2018 EU Health Award for NGOs. The webinar took place on 24 May 2018, but it's not too late to watch it – it's now posted online and available for viewing any time!
17 May 2018
New submission procedure for the EU Health Award to be explained in 24 May webinar
On Thursday 24 May at 15.00 CET, a webinar will take place to present the new submission procedure of the EU Health Award for NGOs 2018. To join in the webinar, log on right before it begins by entering your name or that of your organisation, your email contact and the number of the meeting (840 338 399). The webinar is open to the public and no registration is required.
07 May 2018
EU Health Award for NGOs 2018: a "Questions and Answers" document is now available.
Please send your questions concerning the submission of initiatives to the EU Health Award for NGOs working to prevent tobacco use to: SANTE-HPP@ec.europa.eu
07 April 2018
Helping young people say no to tobacco: Commission launches EU Health Award for NGOs
This year, the Commission will reward NGOs that contributed to the fight against tobacco, especially by stopping young people from taking up smoking and/or using other forms of tobacco.
08 December 2017
27 November 2017
Vaccination in the spotlight: Health Commissioner awards 3 NGOs for outstanding initiatives
At the EU Health Policy Platform annual meeting, taking place on 27 November 2017 in Brussels, Vytenis Andriukaitis, Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, awarded the EU Health Award for NGOs 2017 promoting vaccination.
24 November 2017
EU Health Policy Platform annual meeting 27 November: Follow meeting and EU Health Award on Vaccination live!
The EU Health Policy Platform meeting takes place in Brussels on Monday 27 November and will be live streamed.
06 october 2017
Vaccination: Commissioner Andriukaitis announces shortlist for the EU Health Award for NGOs
On 6 October 2017, European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis announced the 10 shortlisted initiatives of the EU Health Award for NGOs 2017 at the European Health Forum Gastein 2017.
22 September 2017
The Jury of the EU Health Award 2017 for NGOs promoting vaccination has been appointed
The Jury is currently evaluating the 27 applications received, according to the criteria established for the Award. The Jury is composed by 1 chair and 7 evaluators with expertise in the field of European public health and specifically on vaccination. You will find their profiles on this page.
15 May 2017
Promoting vaccination: Commission launches EU Health Award for NGOs
The European Commission is proud to present its new EU Health Award, which this year will call for applications from non-governmental bodies (NGOs) that have contributed to a higher level of public health in the European Union through vaccination.