Timeline & applications

Individuals who are at least 18 years old or organisations from CEB member countries are eligible for nomination. The beneficiaries and impact of the initiative or project must also be in a CEB member country. The project may be an advanced project idea or be in the early stages of implementation, but it must impact beneficiaries in a CEB member country. The overarching theme of ‘social cohesion’ will be assessed on impact, sustainability and innovation/replicability. 


Application process

The application process was launched on 21 January at 15:30 CET. We are accepting applications on a web-based platform until 12 April 2021 23:59 CET. 

25 May

A Preselection Panel comprising four CEB members of staff with a recognised expertise in social development will examine all the applications received and draw up a shortlist of eligible nominees.

11 June
Winner announcement

An independent Jury will discuss the shortlist and select one single award winner.

For more information please contact cebaward@coebank.org.