Revised in Board of Directors meeting 2nd March 2017Sølvmedaljen

Norges Vel's Entrepreneurship Award is established to encourage to and honour future-oriented innovation.

The award is given in the form of a silver medallion and a diploma, and is awarded by the Board of Directors of Norges Vel.

Both the medallion and the diploma becomes the property of the recipient.

Requirements for awarding

The prize is only awarded to persons who through their work have:

  • contributed to business development and value creation in their local community.
  • created or may create future employment for themselves and others.

The effort should stand out as an example of innovation.


Anyone can nominate a candidate, including the Board of Directors and the Administration in Norges Vel

The nomination must be justified in relation to the requirements. Information must stand up to scrutiny.

Nomations is to be sent in via a form.

Other provisions

The award happens at a ceremonious occasion.