Every year since 2011, the Convergences Awards reward projects that are initiated by public, private and solidarity partnerships seeking to build a fair and sustainable world.

FROM FEBRUARY 15 TO APRIL 1st, APPLY FOR THE CONVERGENCES AWARDS

WHO CAN APPLY ?

THEMATIC CRITERIA

In 2017, a thematic dimension has been added to the selection process. Projects must enter within the scope of the following Sustainable development goals:

  • Responsible production and consumption
  • Clean water and sanitation
  • Affordable and clean energy

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ELIGIBILTY CRITERIA

  • The solidarity-based organisation applying must have existed for at least 2 years
  • The project must be carried out in partnership with one or several public or private organisations
  • The partnership must be at least one year old

 

THE 2017 AWARDS CATEGORIES

FRANCE AWARD

This Award rewards a project whose beneficiaries are mostly based in France.

INTERNATIONAL AWARD

This Award rewards a project whose beneficiaries are mostly based outside of France.

SPECIAL “PROMISING PROJECT” AWARD

The jury also reserves the right to grant a Special “Promising project” Award if a project answers to the criteria previously enunciated and is both young (less than 2 years of existence) and full of potential.

REWARDS

PARTICIPATION TO THE CONVERGENCES WORLD FORUM

VISIBILITY

NETWORKING

SELECTION PROCESS

Candidates can apply by filling the online application form before April 1st at 12am.

If you need more information, please contact us at awards@convergences.org or +33 1 42 65 78 85.

April 12: announcement of the eligible candidates

April 12 to 25: opening of the public vote on the online platform (it will represent 25% of the final grade)

April 25: selection of the 2017 nominees thanks to the Jury and the public vote during the Semi-Final

April 26: announcement of the nominees

 

First Week of June: the Final will take place during the first week of June. It will determine who the Laureates are and will take the form of a project presentation to the Jury.

Laureates will be announced during the Awards Ceremony taking place later on the same day.

GETTING INVOLVED IN THE 2017 CONVERGENCES AWARDS

You are a professional who shares the 3Zero vision of Convergences and you believe in the power of multi-actor partnerships to make the world fairer and more sustainable? You are interested in the Convergences Awards and you would like to become either a member of the Jury or a mentor for one of the future laureates?

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2016 CONVERGENCES AWARDS

 

The 2016 Convergences Awards have two main categories:

  • The European Award which rewards a project whose beneficiaries are mostly based within the European Union.
  • The International Award which rewards a project whose beneficiaries are mostly based outside the European Union.

In 2016, the jury had the possibility to reward a Special “Sustainable cities and territories” Award for a project is specifically innovative and relevant in addressing development of sustainable cities and territories.

LAUREATES OF THE 2016 CONVERGENCES AWARDS

EUROPE

SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND TERRITORIES

NOMINEES OF THE 2016 CONVERGENCES AWARDS

EUROPE

INTERNATIONAL

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