MoneyGram Award

The award for successful foreign entrepreneurs.


CLUSTER: Organisations providing innovative service to migrants

START DATE: January 2009

website

CONTACTS

http://www.moneygramaward.com/en;

alma.pantaleo@veraonline.it;

roberto.nido@veraonline.it


KEY WORDS
entrepreneurship, excellence of companies, migrants
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MoneyGram Award

whereViale Gran Sasso, 23 20131 Milano

who

what

BENEFICIARY NEEDS:
Indentify entrepreneur role models with success stories and local community recognition.

SOLUTION:
The MoneyGram Award was established in 2009 and to date it is the only national award that recognizes the excellence of companies run by foreign entrepreneurs. The jury is composed of leading personalities from the Italian economic, social, journalistic and institutional fields and it assigns prizes for five specific categories: Profit growth, Occupation, Innovation, Youth entrepreneurship and Social Responsibility.
The jury selects a short list of 15 entrepreneurs, 3 for each category, among all applicants. The Foreign Entrepreneur of the Year will be selected among them.

why it is
interesting

This Award could become an important element to perceive entrepreneurship and the awareness of the local community about foreign entrepreneurs through practical and positive communication.