ACT NOW Award Information

On June 22, 2022, the managerswithoutborders foundation would like to honor companies that stand out for their special commitment in the areas of sustainable business and corporate social responsibility with the Act Now Award. Through their hands-on mentality, the award-winning companies take a pioneering role in their countries.

Ambassador of the ACT NOW Award:

Dr. James Shikwati, economist and director of the Inter Region Economic Network (IREN) 

Companies can apply for one of the three categories. In each category, one champion and one newcomer will be awarded. In addition to an endowed prize, the winners will also receive free management boost consulting from managerohnegrenzen.





Companies apply in one of three categories (Innovation, Impact or Performance). More information can be found on the application page.

In order to be eligible for the award, certain criteria must be met, and these are carefully checked.

The application period starts on November, 1st and ends on May, 15th!

Once the admission criteria have been met, the companies move on to the second round. Here, the applicants are examined in detail according to the selection criteria. Sustainability aspects in particular are elementary elements of the analysis.

At the beginning of June, the jury meets to select a grand prize winner for each category as well as the newcomer companies.

The companies selected by the expert jury will be presented, announced and awarded in the award ceremony on 22.06.2022. 

The main prize winners in each category will receive prize money of 3,000 euros, the newcomers 1,000 euros each. 

The award takes place on
June 22, 2022.