$1 MILLION (Prize amount to be confirmed. Announcement expected for next year)

The term happiness is used in the context of mental or emotional states, including positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. It is also used in the context of life satisfaction, subjective well-being, eudaimonia, flourishing and well-being.

Happiness is not about the temporary pleasant feelings. Happiness might be related with the overall valuation that people make about their lives, bodies, minds and circumstannces. Happy people tend to have healthier, more productive and more fullfilling lives. The quantification of global subjective happiness has been the subject of research worldwide.

Since the 1960s, happiness research has been conducted in a wide variety of scientific disciplines, including gerontology, social psychology and positive psychology, clinical and medical research and happiness economics.


The solution can include:

The happiness worldprize intends to inspire everyone around the globe, including doctors, psychologists, engineers, computer scientists, programmers and many other to advance innovations in technologies for quantifying the global subjective happiness on humans.

Worldprizes envisions a future where everyone can track the relation between life experiences and consequent impact on their personal happiness. Such information will help each one of us to choose and make informed decisions, about our future and our allocation of time and resources to maximize our own happiness.

The capacity to properly measure happiness would also empower decision makers in companies, governments and other institutions to choose the proper interventions for increasing happiness of the stakeholders/citizens.


There is full freedom to propose any type of alternative and solution to reach our ultimate goal: to obtain happiness.

Proposals shall consist of a written part, maximum 40 pages , and images , diagrams or charts needed to visualize the concepts proposed (max. 8 images) utilizing pdf .