The Spindle is a Dutch organization which empowers innovation formed by Partos, the association of Dutch NGOs. The Spindle is funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and promotes events and awards to increase the potential of innovation and turn them into reality. They focus on fours themes: civic power, inclusion, new forms of cooperations and the innovative use of data.
On October 12th Amsterdam will host the Partos Innovation Festival, and there they will announce the winners of The Innovation Awards, which will win five thousand euros to sponsor their project. You can apply your innovative idea here; the deadline extends until August 31st.
Beyond the main price, the ten best project will be able to pitch at Accenture Awards on September 25th. And the three best ideas will have a space to speak at the Partos Innovation Festival as well.