Application Deadline: May 31st 2017
Since 2011, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the BMW Group have occupied with a memorable organization equipped towards making another model for joint effort between the private area and the UN framework. Together, they have built up the BMW Group Award for Intercultural Innovation, in support of the Alliance of Civilizations, under the protection of the United Nations (also called The Intercultural Innovation Award), whose order is to choose very inventive grassroots tasks that advance intercultural discourse and comprehension, making crucial commitments to flourishing and peace.
With the goal of “helping people to help themselves,”both UNAOC and BMW Groups assemble their assets, time and systems to bolster the awardees. This new model of joint effort between the UN and the private division makes further effect, as both accomplices give their separate skill to guarantee the practical development of each venture.
Associations’ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
Be enrolled as a non-revenue driven association, for example, a non-administrative association, philanthropic association, research and instructive establishment, worker’s guild, indigenous gathering, religious association, proficient affiliation, establishment and neighborhood or metropolitan branches of government.
Length of operation
Applying associations more likely than not been operational for at least 2 years before April 2017; with subsidizing base and venture execution (i.e. the association must show enrollment as non-benefit in their nation of operation by April 2015 or prior).
Field of activity
Qualified to apply for the Intercultural Innovation Award are non-profit associations overseeing ventures concentrated on advancing intercultural exchange and comprehension
Money related PRIZE
Awardees will get a money related prize to be utilized for venture development or potentially replication of their venture. The aggregate sum of the prize pool is USD 100,500 conveyed thus:
first USD 40,000
second USD 20,000
third USD 15,000
fourth USD 8,000
fifth USD 5,000
6th–10th USD 2,500
Preparing AND CAPACITY BUILDING
With a specific end goal to expand the adequacy of granted associations in their work to extend or imitate their venture, UNAOC and BMW Group have built up an Intercultural Innovation Award preparation and limit building program.
Redone SUPPORT AND MENTORING
Awardees will draw from one-year dynamic support and counseling from UNAOC and the BMW Group keeping in mind the end goal to help them to wind up noticeably more effective and to extend, and also empower their exchange to different settings or settings where pertinent.
Acknowledgment AND VISIBILITY
Granted associations will be welcome to take an interest in the Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations who have in attendance several Heads of States, ministers, media and common society associations (see a video of the Intercultural Innovation Awards
INTERCULTURAL LEADERS MEMBERSHIP
Awardees will progress toward becoming individuals from “Intercultural Leaders”, a venture of UNAOC in organization with the BMW Group.
The pre-choice advisory group will choose a waitlist of a most extreme of 50 candidates. Short-listed candidates will be required to give proposal documentation including an itemized spending plan and a point by point movement plan of the venture (utilizing layouts to be given).
A global jury made out of prestigious researchers, specialists, and individuals of the BMW Group and UNAOC will assess selected applications.
Selected candidates will be met.
The last outcomes (i.e. positioning of finalists) will be reported amid the Intercultural Innovation Awards Ceremony.
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