Applicatications have now closed for the 2020 Global Citizen Awards. With a record number of applications, we are looking forward to annoucning the top ten finalisits. Have your say and be sure to vote. Winners announced late July.
Entering their sixth year, the Waislitz Global Citizen Awards recognize and support extraordinary individuals around the globe for their work to end extreme poverty. From harnessing cellphone technology in South Africa to strengthen democracy, to converting organic waste to fertilizer in Rwanda, to making education more accessible to children orphaned by AIDS in Uganda, past winners have disrupted the status quo and transformed communities.
Presented by the Waislitz Foundation and Global Citizen, with additional support from Paradice Investment Group and Mesoblast, the awards will distribute $250,000 among four exceptional changemakers