- The international awards recognize initiatives that are helping to improve people’s lives.
- A total of 120,000 euros will be awarded.
- Program features four categories: best professional career, best organization, best social project and best agricultural and livestock initiative.
- Applications accepted through May 31, 2022.
- Requirements available at www.fundacionmapfre.org.
The Fundación MAPFRE Social Outreach Awards recognize commitment, generosity and solidarity by rewarding individuals and institutions that have undertaken outstanding scientific, cultural, social and agricultural actions to benefit society.
These international awards come with a prize of 30,000 euros per category (120,000 euros total). The deadline to apply for the awards is May 31, 2022.
FOUR AWARD CATEGORIES
José Manuel Martínez Martínez Lifetime Achievement Award: This category recognizes people who dedicate their lives to improving those of others, in both the professional and personal spheres. To select the winner of this award, the judging panel will consider the candidate’s entire professional career and personal trajectory, as well as their support for solidarity causes.
Award for Best Organization in Social Causes:
This category rewards the work of institutions that have carried out relevant and highly impactful actions in the areas of society, culture, road safety, claim prevention and health promotion. To select the winner of this award, the judging panel will assess the effectiveness of the respective projects and their degree of innovation and inclusivity.
Award for the Best Project or Initiative Given its Social Impact:
This category recognizes outstanding projects that help to substantially improve the lives of people. The judging panel will assess the relevance, degree of innovation and originality of the project, as well as its ability to reach the largest number of countries. Award for the Best Initiative in the Agricultural Sector: Fundación MAPFRE has announced this biennial award for the second time to recognize initiatives in the agricultural and livestock sector for being innovative and re-inventional in the production, transformation and marketing systems for products during the last two years.
In the last edition of the awards, Spanish singer Raphael won the Lifetime Achievement award. He was recognized along with Grupo Social ONCE (Best Organization in Social Causes), Fundación Juanfe (Best Social Impact Project), and legal and insurance expert Abel Veiga (Julio Castelo Matrán International Insurance Award).
The requirements to submit projects in the four categories can be viewed at www.fundacionmapfre.org