Award Benefits

The Winner of SEOY- 2019 will be announced in October 2019 at a high level Award Ceremony in New Delhi and will get the opportunity to participate in a three-year structured programme to help them scale their solutions to collectively reach millions of people worldwide.

Three-Year Programme Core Benefits

  • Access to the world’s most influential network: Awardees will have the opportunity to connect with key partners at Forum regional and global summits, and on our digital platform TopLink, to learn sector-specific best practices and scale their solution through partnerships.
  • Global media exposure: We showcase awardees’ solutions to the highest level of decision-makers through award ceremonies, media campaigns, videos and speaking roles.
  • Personalized engagement: Throughout the three year program, our staff proactively ensures that awardees’ engagements with the Schwab Foundation and the World Economic Forum are well aligned with their short and long term goals.
  • Capacity building: We build the leadership capacity of awardees by strengthening their organizational and business strategies through executive education programmes at top universities, practitioner-oriented research, and curated programming at global and regional meetings.
  • Community-based support: We create spaces for reflection and peer-to-peer mentoring to equip awardees with the support systems to lead their organizations and drive trust-based collaborations