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Apply now for the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award for the United Nations Refugee Agency 2024 ($ 150,000 Prize).

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Apply now for the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award for the United Nations Refugee Agency 2024 ($ 150,000 Prize). Applications are now open for the 2024 United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) Nansen Refugee Award.

Yearly, the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award acknowledges the remarkable commitment of individuals, groups, or organizations that have demonstrated exceptional dedication to the protection and assistance of refugees, internally displaced persons, or stateless individuals.

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Nominations for the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award

  • Anyone may nominate a candidate for the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award.
  • If you nominated someone in the past but they did not win, they can be nominated again.
  • The strongest nominations will provide a detailed account of the candidate’s work and results for displaced or stateless people, as well as three solid references to vouch for their character and impact.
  • References should not all come from the same organization or group.
  • All self-nominations are strongly discouraged. Current or former UNHCR employees are not eligible.

Eligibility and Requirements for the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award

Participants are to meet the following:

  • Participants may be individuals, groups, or organizations.
  • Participant’s work must have a direct and positive impact on the lives of forcibly displaced or stateless people.
  • Participant’s work must relate to a displacement situation or issue.
  • Nominations that relate to statelessness, climate, sports, solutions, and inclusions, but we are open to other themes.
  • They devote substantial time and effort to support forcibly displaced or stateless people, going above and beyond the call of duty and outside their expected role.
  • Participants must be able to successfully implement a suitable project with the prize money (US$100,000 for the global laureate, US$25,000 for regional winners).
  • Participants should have three (3) strong references.
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Application Process

The application deadline is the

Click here to submit an application.

For more information, visit the official webpage of the UNHCR United Nations Refugee Agency.

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