The ASAP Program is offering:
- Three top awards of $30,000 each, to be evenly split among all nominated individuals included in the winning entry;
- A trip to Washington, D.C., in October 2013 for a representative from each winning entry to be honored at an Open Access Week kickoff event hosted by SPARC and the World Bank
- Inclusion in a portfolio book distributed online and in print around the world
Honorable mention recipients and the original scientific research relied upon by the innovative users will also be recognized through the program website and in the portfolio book.