years to limit global warming to 1.5C
members across the US
prize to support your change-making project
months mentoring to steer your business in the right direction
There are brilliant young change-makers around the world with idea’s that contribute towards tackling sustainability challenges, but they don’t always know where and how to get the start they need.
That’s why five years ago we started the Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards to recognise and support brilliant young innovators tackling the planet’s biggest environmental and social challenges, and to help them achieve scale for impact.
Each year we provide up to eight winners with financial support to help them grow – with the overall winner of the HRH The Prince of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Prize receiving €50,000. All winners attend a residential Accelerator Programme run by the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, followed by a year of mentoring support completely tailored to their needs. That could range from business support through to personal development coaching – whatever is most needed to help that entrepreneur and their business succeed. And where it’s right for both sides, we’ll support the entrepreneur to open doors and make new business connections – whether that’s within Unilever or elsewhere.
If you are aged 18-35, working on an innovative and scalable technology or initiative – or know someone who is, then we want to hear from you.
Sign up today to receive updates and for the opportunity to be one of the first to share your brilliant idea in 2019.
At Unilever, we have a long history of trying to do the right thing. But to deliver real, lasting and wide-reaching change in the world, we need to work together.
Campaign for social change, volunteer to help a community or bring your ideas to transform business for the better.
We’ve pulled together a huge selection of ways you can take personal actions or join with other change-makers all over the world, to have a real impact on issues you care about. And it all adds up. The more of us who come together to make positive changes – no matter how small – will make a difference.
A difference that will bring us closer to achieving all the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals.
A difference that will help sustainable business like ours to achieve the targets we’ve set for responsible, business growth.
And – above all – a difference that will result in a fairer, safer, more prosperous world for future generations.
We’ve compiled a collection of actions you can take to change the future - for the better.
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Right here, right now, we need you and millions of others to come together and create a movement for change.
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