The Vidanta Foundation, in collaboration with the Organization of
American States (OAS) and the Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIB), call for
nominations for the 10th Vidanta Foundation Awards: "Contributions to the reduction
of poverty and inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean.”
The deadline for submissions is July 31st, 2019 and is open to all
non-governmental organizations (NGOs), private assistance institutions, foundations,
Afro-descendant and indigenous groups, civil associations and non-profit
organizations based out of Latin America or the Caribbean, or that perform work in
The submissions will be evaluated based on the impact and value of
the work done in accordance with the criteria published in the rules and
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Vidanta Foundation
Awards, a milestone the Foundation will celebrate by awarding five prizes instead of
the usual three, with two reserved specially for Mexican Foundations.
The jury will issue its decision in September, 2019 and the award
ceremony will take place in October in Mexico City.