Seal of excellence

EU Seal of excellence


WSA 2020


European Social Services Awards

"Seal of Excellence" of the European Commission for innovation, implementation and impact.

The "Seal of Excellence" quality label is awarded by the European Commission for promising project proposals submitted to Horizon 2020, the EU funding program for research and innovation.

Certificate delivered on June 4, 2020 by the European Commission. After evaluation by an international jury of independent experts, Hoplr was judged as a high quality project proposal with relevance to COVID-19 in a highly competitive evaluation process.

Some results

  • Corona relevant innovation
  • Europe's most competitive evaluation process
  • International panel of independent experts
  • Hoplr scores 91%
    4.65/5 Impact
    4.60/5 Innovation
    4.45/5 Implementation

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WINNER World Summit Awards 2020 in the category Government & Citizen Engagement.

The WSA is a unique awards system, selecting and promoting local digital innovation to improve society. The World Summit Awards promotes and awards innovators, who developed a digital application tackling the UN SDGs.

WSA is an international platform for cutting edge examples of how ICTs can impact society in a positive way. With over 15 years of international experience, WSA is a quality seal for digital content with societal impact in over 180 participating countries.

All WSA nominees are carefully reviewed and evaluated by an especially assembled international expert Jury. The Online Jury pre-selects the best 15 to 18 products in each of the eight WSA categories.

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WINNER European Social Services Award 2020 for the best 'Social Technology Tool'.

The European Social Services Awards recognise innovation and excellence in social services in Europe, shining a spotlight on successful new approaches and the extraordinary ongoing work done by public social services managers, funders, planners, providers, and deliverers of social services.

Each year, the European Social Services Awards are held under a particular theme, with the aim of shining a spotlight on particular areas of social service practice. The European Social Services Awards in 2020 are held under the theme “Transforming community care”.

Its aims are:

  • To identify and promote best practice in social services
  • To recognise excellent work done in the field
  • To encourage peers to work with and support each other in improving their practice
  • To promote innovation in social services in Europe

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