The Fundación MAPFRE has issued an open call for awards designed to appreciate and recognize the work being carried out by people and institutions around the world that seek to improve society through outstanding actions across a number of fields.
Each prize is worth 30,000 euros so that the recipients can continue with their important work. The call for submissions is global and applications can be submitted in English, Spanish and Portuguese by candidates themselves or by other people or institutions, both private and public.
Here are the categories:
- THE JOSÉ MANUEL MARTÍNEZ MARTÍNEZ LIFETIME AWARD FOR A PROFESSIONAL CAREER
A recognition granted to a person who has led an exemplary professional lifetime career in the service of society and people.
- BEST SOCIAL ACTION INITIATIVE
This recognition goes to a person or institution that has undertaken an outstanding and effective social initiative for the benefit of those who are most disadvantaged.
- BEST HEALTH PROMOTION INITIATIVE
This award recognizes an action taken by an individual or entity to promote good health and improve people’s quality of life.
- BEST ACCIDENT PREVENTION INITIATIVE
This award recognizes a significant contribution by individuals or institutions towards preventing and reducing accidents.
- THE JULIO CASTELO MATRÁN INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE AWARD
This recognizes those initiatives and projects that have fostered economic stability and solidarity through Insurance and/or Social Protection.
The Fundación MAPFRE is a non-profit institution created by MAPFRE, a member company of the Insurance Information Institute.