What is it?
The Human Development Award is presented to honor Latvia’s inspirational people and to recognize the socially responsible practices of Latvia’s businesses and non-profit organizations.
In 2021 the award will be presented for the eighth time.
What are the goals?
Latvia's growth and prosperity depend on its people. Selfless, talented and active people who can inspire others.
How to nominate?
Nomination applications can be submitted in four categories:
1. For social responsibility and philanthropy - for outstanding achievements in the development of society, performing work for the benefit of society, generously devoting time, knowledge, financial or organizational resources to it.
2. For an outstanding contribution to education - for creating education, training quality and accessibility for the population at any stage of life.
3. For outstanding contributions to health - for promoting healthy lifestyles, supporting and improving the health and well-being of individuals and societies, and reducing health inequalities.
4. On the contribution to the future of Latvia - on the promotion of the well-being and healthy development of children and youth, the provision of loving, stable care, including out-of-family care.
Applicants can apply for the competition electronically by filling application form, which includes information about the prize applicant, description of the applicant's initiative, goal and result.