The Portuguese Nutritionists Association and GCI – Communication Group created in 2010 the Nutrition Awards to reward the best initiatives in the area of nutrition in Portugal. These awards are unique in Portugal and exclusive to reward the Portuguese initiatives. This year the 3rd edition – Nutrition Awards 2012 – has five categories on the competition: Innovation product, Innovation service, Research and Development, Mobilization initiative, Journalism special awards. These awards aims to be a multi-stakeholder and a mobilizing agent for innovation in the agriculture and food sector, added to the areas of education and health, promoting the entrepreneurship, enhancing the domestic production and promoting of healthy lifestyles and healthy eating habits. The awards will be delivered in a ceremony on the World Food Day in Lisbon, Portugal. For more information log on to www.nutritionawards.pt.