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Nominations Open: 2024 Kofi Annan NextGen Democracy Prize

Nominations Open: 2024 Kofi Annan NextGen Democracy Prize

The Kofi Annan Foundation and The Democracy & Culture Foundation are thrilled to announce the commencement of nominations for the 2024 Kofi Annan NextGen Democracy Prize. This prestigious award recognizes and celebrates exceptional young leaders aged between 18 and 30 who have demonstrated outstanding dedication to promoting and defending democracy.

Prize Details:

  • Prize: $10,000, one-year mentorship with a democracy expert, and the opportunity to lead a panel at Athens Democracy Forum 2025.

Call for Nominations: The call for nominations is officially open, inviting organizations to put forth names of young leaders who have made a significant impact in the realm of democracy. Nominations will be accepted from 15 January 2024 until 31 March 2024, with the awardee announcement scheduled for July 2024.

How to Nominate:

  • Nominations must be submitted by organizations.
  • Nominees should be between 18 and 30 years old at the time of nomination.
  • Organizational representatives can send completed nominations to nominations@democracyculturefoundation.org by midnight CET, 31 March 2024.

Nomination Requirements:

  • Completed Submission Form
  • Cover Letter of support (max 500 words)
  • Short video testimony from the nominee (2 minutes max, can be shot on a smartphone)

Key Dates:

  • Nomination Period: 15 January 2024 – 31 March 2024
  • Awardee Notification: July 2024

Learn More: Find detailed information and access the CALL FOR NOMINATIONS SUBMISSION FORM by following this LINK.