Deadline: 5 June 2019
Global residence and citizenship advisory firm Henley & Partners has announced the call for nominations for its annual Global Citizen Award.Entering into its fifth year, this unique international accolade honors remarkable individuals tackling the global challenges affecting humanity today. Nominations are open to those who demonstrate vision, courage, and innovation in driving global change, and whose work has a directly positive impact on the lives of people in socially vulnerable groups.
The 2019 laureate will be selected by a distinguished, independent committee and honored at the Global Citizen Award ceremony, the concluding event of the annual Henley & Partners Global Citizenship Conference – taking place this year at London’s Dorchester Hotel from 13 to 15 November.
The award itself consists of a bespoke sculptural medal, an award certificate signed by the chairman of the Global Citizen Award Committee, and a monetary prize. The monetary prize, which amounts to USD 30,000, goes toward supporting the awardee’s humanitarian efforts.
The Global Citizen Award is open for:
- Individuals — rather than organizations or institutions — who have consistently worked to contribute to a global issue.
- Individuals involved in field work who are not politicians or celebrities.
- Individuals conducting academic work that demonstrates a concrete, positive impact on the lives of vulnerable social groups.
- Individuals applying innovative methodologies or devising new products and services that significantly contribute to the resolution of a global issue.
How to Apply
Applicants can apply online via given website.
For more information, please visit https://www.henleyglobal.com/global-citizen-award-call-for-nominations/