The 2021 European Microfinance Award "Inclusive Finance and Health Care"

has started its selection process

Winner Announcement: 18 November 2021


The 2021 European Microfinance Award "Inclusive Finance and Health Care" intends to highlight initiatives that facilitate access to quality and affordable health care for low-income communities.

The European Microfinance Award is a prestigious annual award with €100,000 for the winner and €10,000 for the 2 runners-up, to promote financial inclusion initiatives and highlight their innovating contribution in a particular area to the development of the sector.

The call for application is now launched

Find out if you are eligible and how to apply by reading the Applications Guidelines, les lignes directrices, las Directrices de candidatura and the Concept Note, la note conceptuelle, la nota conceptual.

There are 2 phases in the application process:

  1. A short Round 1 application form outlining the programme you are presenting to the Award and providing audited financial statements. - The Round 1 phase is now over
  2. Applicants successfully selected for Round 2 will be invited to complete Round 2 application form explaining the programme in greater detail, as well as providing supporting documentation. - Deadline to apply: End of May (date tbc)

Application guidance sessions went over the Award process and replied to questions. Watch the recording:

Winner announcement at the Award Ceremony: 18 November 2021


Artwork by Joe Cummings ©European Microfinance Award