Student Innovator of the Year

The way of the future is dependent on innovation and new technology. The young entrepreneurial minds of today’s optometric students will help shape the future of the eyecare world. The Student Innovator Award, presented by The SUNY College of Optometry, is the only award of its kind in the ophthalmic industry. It recognizes the most innovative and creative ideas from the next generation of optometric students.

Essilor and Jobson have partnered with The SUNY College of Optometry to create this new award. We recognize the importance of promoting and cultivating fresh concepts for a better and improved eyecare future.

The winner (or winners) will receive a $5,000 grant. He or she will also have the opportunity to speak at the Vision Monday Global Leadership Summit, attended by over 400 industry executives.

Join Essilor and Jobson as we support the next great idea and the minds of today’s optometric students.