The Social Innovation Tournament recognises and supports the best European social entrepreneurs. It is organised in a different country every year to reward and sponsor European entrepreneurs whose primary purpose is to generate a social, ethical or environmental impact.

Four prizes are awarded by a jury of specialists from the academic and business world: general category and special category first and second place prizes of EUR 50 000 and EUR 20 000 respectively.

Aprendices Visuales (Visual Learners), from France/Spain, BioCarbon Engineering, and Silent Secretboth from the UK, and FitforKids, from Denmark, are the winners of the Social Innovation Tournament 2016 which took place on 20 October in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Koiki (Spain), Design by Pana (Albania), BLITAB (Austria), and Marioway (Italy), were the winners of the fourth edition of the Social Innovation Tournament, held in Milan on 24 September 2015 in cooperation with the Fondazione Cariplo.

Adie, from France, School4All, from Hungary, and Blue Badge Style from the United Kingdom were the winners of the third edition of the Social Innovation Tournament organized in Madrid in 2014 cooperation with the IE Business School.
inBelly (Sweden/Lithuania), Mat-tecentrum (Sweden) and Recicleta (Romania), were the winners of the second edition of the Social Innovation Tournament held in Budapest on Thursday 17 October 2013 at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics.
Hand-in-Scan (Hungary) and Piano C (Italy) were the winners of the first edition of the EIB Institute’s Social Innovation Tournament held on Thursday 29 November 2012 in Luxembourg.