JAKARTA – ASEAN is calling for nominations for the ASEAN Prize 2019—a prestigious regional award which aims to acknowledge the inspiring and outstanding achievements of an individual or organization in fostering the ASEAN identity, promoting the ASEAN spirit and championing the ASEAN way.

Nominees should have exceptional merit in contributing to the following designated focus areas:

  • collaboration between ASEAN Member States;
  • collaboration between ASEAN and the world;
  • people-to-people engagement among ASEAN Member States;
  • economic integration and promotion of standards between ASEAN Member States; or
  • excellent contribution to ASEAN Community Building.

A Judging Committee, consisting of eminent high-level members, including incumbent and former ASEAN Secretaries-General, will select a recipient who will be awarded the ASEAN Prize Trophy and a cash prize of US$20,000. This year’s prize will be presented during the 35th ASEAN Summit in November in Bangkok, Thailand.

Watch the video to learn more about the eligibility, judges, and more importantly how to send your submission. https://youtu.be/Uxx-d-vcOA0?list=PLt2z0BXVB3p7SpVmgMVueaADdHfyV6edV

Send your nomination to the details below:

ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community Division, ASEAN-Philippines National Secretariat

2330 Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City, Philippines

Tel.: 8344431, 8344470; Fax: 8321667

Email: asean.div4@dfa.gov.ph, aseanphnatsec@gmail.com

To download the nomination form, visit https://asean.org/asean-prize/.

Deadline for Nomination: September 13, 2019