The World of Children Award provides funding and recognition to support life-changing work for children. By discovering and elevating only the most effective changemakers for children worldwide, we set the gold standard in child advocacy. It is currently accepting nominations for the 2013 World of Children Awards.


Please be sure your candidate meets our Awards Eligibility Criteria. Decide which Award Category best suits the work your candidate is doing.

We highly suggest that you preview the sample nomination form and prepare your answers before you begin filling out the official online form.

Please note that you will be asked to create an account to use our online system. This is so that you may take as much time as necessary to complete your final nomination form before submitting it to the World of Children Award by the April 1, 2013 11:59pm PST deadline.

Please read the Eligibility and Selection Criteria listed below and the Frequently Asked Questions document before you start. In the nomination form you will be asked to tell a compelling story about why your candidate deserves to win over all of the others nominated.

You may want to have these questions ready before you begin your Nomination:
Which of the three World of Children Award Categories best suits the work of your Nominee?
What tangible impact does this Nominee’s work have on children?
What is the source of motivation for this Nominee?
Why is this Nominee truly exceptional?
Nominee’s complete contact information.

The deadline to nominate a hero you know is April 1, 2013.