Innovation for Transformation Awards

The Catalyst Group is delighted to announce the call for nominations for the Innovation for Transformation Awards! These awards shine a spotlight on the incredible individuals and organisations transforming the lives of vulnerable communities across India. We are looking for trailblazers who are driving change with innovative ideas, collaborative efforts, and a community-first mindset. These nominations would be strictly within the purview of the three themes for CSI 2024- namely, Innovative Financing, Implementation- Fidelity & Quality, and Grounded Climate Response.

Criteria and Eligibility

We are seeking nominees who are:

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Collaborative in nature

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Community-focused

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Tech-enabled

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Embodying innovation

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Demonstrating Impact

Nominations

This is your chance to help us recognise and celebrate the heroes of social impact!

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Nominate organisations and models for consideration

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Nominations carefully reviewed by a panel of experts

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Finalists undergo interviews

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Exceptional awardees’ work showcased through inspiring case stories

Award Categories

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Award for Social Impact Organisation

Criteria

  • Dedication to Community Solutions
  • Collaborative organisations solving complex social issues with community-driven approaches

  • Demonstrated Contribution and Impact
  • Community-focused initiatives with impactful, research-backed frameworks and practical approaches

  • Commitment and Leadership
  • Sectoral leadership for sustained community service and policy influence

  • Geographical Focus
  • Indian organisations addressing local challenges with innovative and tailored strategies

  • Documentation and Learning
  • Well-documented case studies and evaluations showcasing impactful work in community

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Award for Social Impact Idea

Criteria

  • Innovative Idea or Model
  • Collaborative, community focused and innovative ideas addressing complex human problems

  • Potential for Scalability and Impact
  • Tech-enabled models with potential for scalability and demonstrated impact

  • Human-Centred Approach
  • Community-focused, human-centered solutions with innovative strategies

  • Insightful Learning and Solutions
  • Valuable insights and future application to addressing complex problems

  • community Focus and Commitment
  • Collaborative dedication and tailored solutions to addressing community needs through community leadership

  • Research Criteria
  • Peer-reviewed research with community-relevant and impactful findings

Do you know a social innovator or model? Nominate them now! Don’t miss the chance to bring their inspiring work into the spotlight. Submit your nominations by July 15, 2024.