Recognizing that social responsibility, education, training, health and well-being, welfare of children and youth are the most critical investments required for human development in Latvia, the Human Development Award will be presented in the following categories:
- Social Responsibility Award – This award honors excellence in the development of society through exceptional generosity and commitment of time, expertise and financial or organizational support.
- Outstanding Commitment to Education Award – This award honors initiatives for improving the quality of and access to education and training that enhances the well-being of people from all walks of life, and promotes education as a lifelong
- Exemplary Contribution to Health and Well-Being Award – This award honors initiatives in regard to promotion of healthy living, supporting and improving health and well-being of communities and individuals and reducing health inequalities. “Healthy body, healthy mind and healthy spirit.”.
- The Future of Latvia Award – This award honors initiatives in regard to the enhancement of youth and children’s welfare,
healthy development and their rights to grow up in a loving and stable environment, including in
foster and guardian families.