Ten applicants were shortlisted, from an applicant base of 80, in the first half of May 2017. These shortlisted applicants are presented below, along with their immediate support needs.
Supporters and pro bono partners of the awards are now invited to engage with these organisations to assist their development over the weeks leading to the finalé event on 27th June, at which a winner, or winners, will be selected.
Please take some time to review the applicants below and their support needs and get in touch where you think you may be able to assist in their development. You can access most of their websites and original applications to the awards via the buttons below.
Update, 7th June, Hello World Lab have had to withdraw from the 2017 Awards due to reasons beyond their control. The steering committee wish them well and look forward to welcoming their application in 2018.