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National innovation award for SMES year 2017

Published on

4/18/2017 12:00 AM

​The Algerian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CACI) informs all economic operators that under the patronage of the Minister of Industry and Mines, the Ministry of Industry and Mines is launching 9th competition for the National Award of Innovation organized for the year 2017, in order to reward and encourage innovative SMEs.

The National Award for Innovation is endowed with 3 monetary awards, medals and certificates:

  • First laureate: 1,000,000 DA
  • Second winner: 800.000 DA
  • Third winner: 600,000 DA

Aware of the crucial importance of supporting innovation in our SMEs, the Ministry of Industry and Mines is launching this year the 9th edition of the National Innovation Award for SMEs.
This Prize concerns SMEs operating in Algeria. The organization and management of this award is provided by the Ministry of Industry and Mines.

The National Innovation Award aims to support innovation and the use of R & D in our SMEs to improve their competitiveness.

It rewards and encourages SMEs active in industry, services to the industry whose ICTs have made innovations in products, processes or organization to bring them to excellence.

To participate in the contest to obtain this Prize it is:

  • Choose the approach that improves competitiveness;
  • Recognize and appreciate the efforts and innovations of innovative SMEs;
  • Strengthen the brand image of the company through the National Innovation Award
  • Motivate and involve academic executives within the company;
  • Tell your customers about your product, process or organization innovations.


Innovative enterprises active in industry or services to industry or ICT and complying with the definition of SME set out in Act No. 17-02 of 11 Rabie Ethani 1438, corresponding to  January 10, 2017 laying down the law of orientation On the development of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) interested in this opinion are invited to withdraw the form and the application manual at the following address:​

                                                           Ministry of Industry and Mines
                                      Directorate General for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
                               04, Rue Ahmed Bey Building the Colosseum, El Biar - Algiers -
                                               Or the Directions of Wilaya Industry and Mines

La date limite de dépôt est fixé au 14 septembre 2017.​​