The Intercultural Innovation Award is open for applications

The Intercultural Innovation Award is a partnership between the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the BMW Group. It aims to contribute to peace and to building a more inclusive society, through supporting the most innovative grassroots projects that encourage intercultural dialogue and cooperation around the world.

Not-for-profit organizations that are active in promoting intercultural understanding, with a track record of managing intercultural projects and willingness to expand their range of action, are eligible to apply. Ten organizations with potential for expansion and replication will be awarded funding and strategic support, including a first prize of USD 40 000.

The deadline for applications is 30 September 2015, 5pm EST. To read more and apply, visit the initiativeĀ“s website.