Guided by the legacy and vision of our founders, the Thought Leadership & Innovation awards program is a competitive awards program that recognizes, honors and supports innovation and innovators who want to be a positive influence for transformative change in healthcare, education, and economic empowerment. 

The awards application process begins in August and winners are announced in November each year. Winners are encouraged to promote their award the remainder of the year and actively participate in the Thought Leadership & Innovation Fellows community.

  • August 16-September 15 – Applications are accepted August 16 through 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time September 15h

  • October 22 – Each award winner is notified

  • November 5 - Winners are announced publicly