Finance for the Future Awards 2019 (Entries Open)

10 Apr Finance for the Future Awards 2019 (Entries Open)

The Finance for the Future Awards are now open for entries. The awards look for organisations and individuals that are supporting the integration of sustainability into financial decision making.

The awards are free to enter and open to all individuals and organisations globally including businesses, charities, social enterprises and the public sector.

This year’s awards feature six categories:

  • Innovative project
  • Embedding an integrated approach
  • Communicating integrated thinking
  • Investing and financing
  • Building sustainable financial products
  • Driving change through education, training and academia

 

This year there is an also additional Finance for the Future Award to be presented, recognising Climate Leadership. There is no separate entry form for this award; the winner will be selected from this year’s finalists from across all the categories, based on the significance of Climate Leadership to each entry.

Now in its eighth year, Finance for the Future was founded by The Prince’s Accounting for Sustainability Project (A4S) and ICAEW.

In partnership with Deloitte, The Finance for the Future Awards highlight good business practices internationally by recognising the roles which the finance function within organisations, and the wider finance community, play in helping to build resilient business models through embedding environmental and broader social issues into their decision making whist delivering long-term financial performance. They are looking for examples of best practice that could be transformational in building a sustainable organisation.

The rigorous nature of the assessment process and the seniority and expertise of the judging panel seal the credibility of Finance for the Future Awards and set them apart from other award programmes.

Why enter?

Entering the awards is an excellent opportunity to:

  • Gain recognition for your organisation and finance function as leaders in business sustainability.
  • Join a community of engaged finance leaders to share learnings, insights and best practice.
  • Receive valuable feedback and benchmarking from our panel of assessors and judges.

 

The deadline for entry is 17 May 2019.

If you would like any further information about the awards or have any questions, please visit www.financeforthefuture.org or contact Olivia.cox@icaew.com.