Welcome to the GSG Honors!
The Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GSG), an independent multilateral catalyzing impact investment and entrepreneurship, invites applications for the 2017 GSG Honors.
The awards will be presented at the GSG Impact Summit 2017 in Chicago, July 10-11, 2017.
The individual or organizational winners, in four categories, will be flown to Chicago to receive the honors from Sir Ronald Cohen, chair of the GSG.
Please submit your nominations by June 16.
Impact Asset Owner of the Year
Asset owners directing their capital to impact, including institutional investors, philanthropies, high net-worth individuals, family offices, corporations, banks, governments, and development-finance institutions.
Impact Entrepreneur of the Year
Founders and executives with catalytic impact on lives or the planet through for-profit companies, social enterprises, non-governmental organizations or non-profit social service providers with earned-income models.
Impact Asset Manager of the Year
Impact fund managers, as well as banks, dealmakers or intermediaries placing or allocating impact capital.
Impact Market Builder of the Year
Individual or organizational leaders in the impact ecosystem including policy advocates, professional services provider (such as research, advising, consulting or impact measurement), government agency, or media outlet.
Rules & Awards
- Begin application by clicking “Submit an entry” in the green box above.
- Nominees must provide all information to be considered.
- Deadline for nominations: Friday, June 16, 2017.
- Winners will be informed: Friday, June 23, 2017.
- The awards will be presented at the GSG Impact Summit 2017 in Chicago, July 10-11, 2017.
- Winners will receive travel expenses to Chicago from the Ford Foundation.
- Winners must be present at the award ceremony.
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