EURORDIS Black Pearl Awards

Recognising the outstanding achievements and exceptional work of people making a difference for the rare disease community.

Taking place in February to mark the occasion of Rare Disease Day, the EURORDIS Black Pearl Awards celebrate the inspirational qualities of people living with a rare disease along with those who go that extra mile to make a difference to their lives.

The black pearl symbolises these unique individuals, organisations and companies who demonstrate an incredible combination of hard work and dedication in their daily lives.

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Nominations received

2073

Total Participants

30

Countries

86

Award Winners

EURORDIS Black Pearl Awards Previous Recipients

Find out all about the individuals, organisations and companies who dedicate their lives to making a difference for the rare disease community.

When are the EURORDIS Black Pearl AwardS?

The EURORDIS Black Pearl Awards takes place in February, marking Rare Disease Day.

Rare Disease Day is the international awareness-raising campaign for rare diseases, coordinated by EURORDIS.

Thousands of events take place in over 100 countries and regions, uniting millions of people living with a rare disease worldwide.

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