Meet the finalists of Nestlé’s 2018 CSV Prize

To Press Releases listMar 2, 2018


From over 1000 entries, six finalists have been chosen for Nestlé’s 2018 Creating Shared Value Prize.

Their outstanding social innovations each address a growing need for good nutrition, safe water or enhanced rural development, supporting Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future.

The finalists will attend a two-day boot camp with our partner Ashoka, the world’s leading network of systems-changing social entrepreneurs, before pitching their ideas in front of a live audience at the 2018 Creating Shared Value Forum in Brazil.

The winner will be announced on 16 March and receive a prize totalling CHF 500’000. This includes financial support and mentoring to help scale up the initiative and make a lasting impact on people’s lives.

Who will be the next big innovator in sustainability? Follow the pitches and winner announcement live on the Ashoka Facebook page on 16 March from 17:10 GMT-3 (21:10 CET).

Find out more about our six finalists

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