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Lab Innovations and Lab News are delighted to bring you the Lab Awards.

Highlighting the key achievements of the industry, the awards span 16 categories to celebrate individuals, suppliers and projects. 

Submissions are now closed for 2021. Do you want to join the industry celebration? Register today for Lab Innovations and confirm your interest on the registration form!

Winners will receive...

  • A winner’s trophy
  • Bespoke digital winner’s artwork
  • Highlight on Lab Innovations website
  • Highlight on Laboratory News website
  • Winners featured in Laboratory News
  • Promotion across Lab News’ and Lab Innovations’ socials & newsletters
  • Email banner to promote your win
  • Editorial coverage on
  • 2 week Lab Innovations digital banner
  • Lab Awards 2022 promo email feature
  • Exclusive Lab awards video interview
  • Opportunity to join the Lab Innovations 2022 conference programme

Submissions are now closed

The Lab Awards are judged by a panel of leading industry experts, and submissions for the 2021 edition are now closed.  The shortlist will be available in early October.

This year entries are invited for projects and products announced or launched anytime since the last Lab Innovations event in November 2019.

Sponsor a category at the Lab Awards

Be associated with the best of the scientific and laboratory community.

Bringing together leading laboratory professionals for an evening of networking, recognition, celebration and entertainment. 

Find out more about sponsorship at the button below or keep reading to choose your category. 

Lab Awards Categories

Powered by Lab Innovations and Lab news, the Lab Awards categories have been carefully selected to highlight the best innovations, projects, and people within the laboratory industry. Sixteen awards encompass the five selected categories for the 2021 Lab Awards. Explore the categories here for more information on submitting, entering and securing your seat. 


Three awards celebrating the fantastic collaborations that have resulted from the pandemic across academia, industry and the public sector.


Three awards highlighting the newest and most innovative improvements in sustainable processes, product development and waste management.


Four awards to celebrate the very best of laboratory innovation from consumable innovations to informatics, from emerging technology to research models and simulations.


Four awards celebrating the real face of the industry. Awards highlight online and face-to-face training, aftersales care and health safety and security.


Two awards voted for by readers of Lab News and attendees of Lab Innovations, the Pandemic Response award and the Best Stand award round out our sixteen categories. 

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