MyEO Engage Social Impact Business Awards FAQs
Updated: Apr 7
1. What makes a nominee a qualified candidate?
Answer: We're looking for a company that has the following features:
- Is owned and operated by an EO member, their spouse, or Next Gen.
- Is an organically sustainable company (i.e. not relying on donations)
- Is aligned with UN Sustainability goals
2. What exactly is the prize?
Answer: MyEO Engage will be selecting one winner in this contest. One representative from the winning organization will receive roundtrip airfare to New York City on June 25-27 to participate in the “International Entrepreneurial Summit to address the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”, as well as hotel accommodations for the event dates and transportation. Other expenses (eg. visa processing, personal expenses, etc.) are to be covered by the awarded individual.
The day will feature several high profile keynote speakers, as well as a series of panel discussions addressing the UN sustainable development goals. The award winner will also have the opportunity to be on the floor of the UN for one of these discussions. The winner will also be invited to join the preliminary EO events in the afternoon and evening of June 25th, as well as International MSME Day celebrations at the UN on June 27th.
3. Can a non-EO affiliated organization be nominated?
Answer: This contest is open only to EO members, spouses and next generation.
4. How does one nominate an organization?
Contestants must be nominated by an EO member through a 5-minute video OR Powerpoint/Keynote presentation. Specific details can be found below.
5. What are the deadlines for this contest?
Nomination period is from May 1 to May 30, 2019, 5PM Manila time. Winners will be announced on June 5, 2019 on www.myeoengage.com and on the MyEO Engage Facebook page (www.facebook.com/myeoengage).
For more details, please feel free to message your MyEO Engage team at firstname.lastname@example.org, through the Facebook page, or the website.