Recognition of new initiatives that generate social innovation using technology
For six years, Cibervoluntarios Foundation promotes and organizes the Empodera Awards. These awards recognize Changemakers new initiatives to push them to achieve maximum impact. Any project born during 2016 that carries out a social use of technology generating a citizen empowerment initiative, can apply. The next call will open in 2017.
EMPODERA AWARDS 2017
The awards are divided in three categories selected from new projects born between January 2016 to June 2017. The awards categories are:
Empowera Award 2017
Cibervoluntarios Foundation selects 10 finalists among the candidates submitted to the awards based on originality, innovation and sustainability
Empowera 2017 Audience Award
The most voted project on Facebook receives the Audience Award
Empowera 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award
The Empodera Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded by Cibervoluntarios Foundation to a person or entity whose work has made a major contribution or has been a source of inspiration in the socio-technological innovation field. The winners are directly selected by an experts jury at Cibervoluntarios Foundation.
The registration period for the next awards will be opened soon. So stay tuned.
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