To be awarded in April. Steve Jobs was a former recipient. Award focuses on innovation leadership that greatly advances humanity. It's for all his accomplishments including Paypal, Tesla, SpaceX, Solar City Many congrates EM. well deserved Elon Musk to Receive Edison Award at Parabolic Arc About the Edison Awards™ 'The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to fostering future innovators. The Awards have been recognizing and honoring the best in innovations and innovators since 1987. They honor game-changing innovations that are at the forefront of new product and service development, marketing and human-centered design, and are one of the highest accolades a company can receive in the name of successful innovation. For more information about the Edison Awards and a list of past winners, visit www.edisonawards.com.'