ABOUT THE GLOBAL INCLUSION AWARDS 2017
The Global Inclusion Awards 2017, a CYFI initiative, recognize and honor those that achieve greatness and demonstrate innovation in financial, social and livelihoods education, financial inclusion, and entrepreneurial support to children and youth at the national, regional and international level.
ABOUT THE CHILD & YOUTH FRIENDLY BANKING AWARD 2017
The Child & Youth Friendly Banking Award acknowledges the accomplishments of financial service providers who are pioneering innovative and original Child and Youth Friendly Banking Products*
, combined with an education component, delivered through a variety of media channels and employing a variety of learning methodologies.
The Global Inclusion Awards 2017
will be evaluated based on the following general criteria: In good standing, Accountability, Creativity, Partnership, Sustainability, Track Record, Impact, Outreach, Cost-effectiveness
AWARD CATEGORY SPECIFIC EVALUATION CRITERIA
Specific criteria for the Child & Youth Friendly Banking Award 2017
are as follows:
- Demonstrate products and services developed and provided are consistent with the Child and Youth Friendly Banking Principles.
- Demonstrate exemplary partnerships with schools and/ or community centers.
- Demonstrate development and active engagement in educational programming in collaboration with civil society and education authorities.
- Demonstrate development of original and novel television, radio, or online programs to aid education of children and youth.
Please note, one global winner
will be chosen for this award.
The Child & Youth Friendly Banking Award 2017 is open to applicants from formal, deposit taking financial institutions.
Applications for the Child & Youth Friendly Banking Award 2017
can be submitted between 19 January – 20 February 2017
. Finalists to the Global Inclusion Awards 2017 will be announced on the Awards website and in the CYFI March newsletter on Thursday, 16 March 2017. The winners will be announced at the next Global Inclusion Awards Ceremony, held on 3 May 2017 in Berlin, Germany.
More information on the Global Inclusion Awards 2017 can be found on: www.childfinanceinternational.org/initiatives/awards.html
If you have any questions regarding the Global Inclusion Awards 2017, please contact Liina at Liina@childfinance.org
or call +31 (0)20 5203900.
*The MasterCard Corporation & CYFI (2014), Banking a New Generation: developing responsible retail banking products for children and youth