2022 CSR and Corporate Citizenship Recognition Awards

Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, Resources, Social Impact Program

You have an outstanding Corporate Citizenship program. You know it. We know it. But don’t you want everyone else to know it too? Of course! If you’re doing great work, it’s important to put your name out there for recognition. Doing so will not only feel great but will help you set a new bar for companies to follow. That’s why we compiled a list of CSR, Corporate Citizenship, and Social Impact program awards for you to apply for. Check them out below!

If you feel like your Corporate Citizenship program isn’t quite ready for an award, reach out to us to find out how we can help.

Please note: Several of the awards are closed for 2022, but please keep them in mind for next year!

THE GLOBAL GOOD AWARDS

DEADLINE: April 29, 2022. View previous honorees here.

The Global Good Awards is an all-inclusive awards program and will recognize and reward organizations of all shapes and sizes that are making strides towards a better world for people, the planet and the global economy.

ACCP’S PURPOSE AWARDS

DEADLINE: Closed. View previous honorees here.

Every year, ACCP acknowledges and celebrates corporate citizenship professionals who serve as beacons of excellence in their field. ACCP recognizes three individuals each year with the following designations: Champion for Change, Trailblazer and Rising Star. ACCP is excited to add a 4th category this year, highlighting the Corporate Social Impact Team of the Year.

2023 CATALYST AWARD

DEADLINE: May 13, 2022.

Every year, Catalyst identifies and receives applications from companies of all sizes, regions, and industries whose groundbreaking initiatives to advance women, including women from marginalized ethnic and racial groups as well as across other intersections of identity, make them eligible for the Award.

REUTERS EVENTS RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS AWARDS

DEADLINE: July 29, 2022

The Responsible Business Awards celebrate leadership in sustainable business. The Responsible Business Awards recognize those that are truly having an impact on business, society and the environment – delivering a new blueprint for business in the 21st Century. (Social Impact Category available).

FAST COMPANY’S MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES (SOCIAL GOOD CATEGORY)

DEADLINE: September 24, 2022

Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies recognizes organizations that are transforming industries and shaping society. With innovation more important than ever this year, Fast Company is looking forward to recognizing the organizations that are moving the world forward. (Social Good Category available).

THE DRUM AWARDS FOR SOCIAL PURPOSE

 DEADLINE: October 13, 2021

These awards celebrate the people and brands, making a positive contribution through responsible marketing.

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Business Support Associate – Marketing & RWI

POINTS OF LIGHT’S CIVIC 50

DEADLINE: the 2022 survey will open on December 3, 2022.

The Civic 50, an initiative of Points of Light, recognizes the 50 most community-minded companies in the nation each year as determined by an annual survey administered by True Impact. The Civic 50 honorees are selected based on the four dimensions of their community engagement and social impact programs: investment of resources, integration across business functions, institutionalization through policies and systems and impact measurement.

MULTIPLYING GOOD’S NATIONAL JEFFERSON AWARDS

DEADLINE: N/A. Nominations are open as of April 25.

For 50 years, Multiplying Good has been honoring those who put others first because they’ve seen the power and importance of recognition. Those receiving Jefferson Awards are empowered to do more, while their stories of extraordinary public service inspire others to action.

ONE MILLION DONORS’ WORKPLACE GIVING EXCELLENCE AWARDS

DEADLINE: N/A

The Workplace Giving Excellence Awards recognize the most outstanding workplace giving programs and performers in Australia. The Awards are part of the One Million Donors campaign to see a million working Australians donating to charity through work.

D&AD AWARDS

DEADLINE: Closed for 2022. This year’s winners will be announced on 25 & 26 May in the live streamed D&AD Awards Ceremony here on the D&AD website.

The D&AD Awards gather the world’s best creative work from across the commercial design, advertising, production and craft disciplines to be judged by more than 400 global creative leaders, practitioners and innovators. Their categories span the full spectrum of disciplines, including social good with “Impact” and “Future Impact” awards.

BCCCC’S INNOVATION AWARDS

DEADLINE: Closed for 2022. Winners will be announced at the 2022 International Corporate Citizenship Conference.

The Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship Innovation Awards honor and celebrate the achievements of forward-thinking companies and individuals that have applied the assets of their business to create positive social and/or environmental impacts. We recognize with these awards the individuals and companies that create the world we want to live in and the world we want to do business in.

THE CR REPORTING AWARDS 2022

DEADLINE: Closed for 2022. Honorees to be announced Summer 2022. View past honorees here.

CRRA are the only global annual awards for corporate responsibility (CR) reporting. They were developed to identify and acknowledge excellence in reporting.

ENGAGE FOR GOOD’S HALO AWARDS

DEADLINE: Closed for 2022. Register here to be alerted when the submission period opens again. View the 2022 honorees here.

The Halo Awards are one of North America’s highest honor for corporate social initiatives and cause marketing and showcase successful consumer engagement and employee engagement efforts. These CSR, cause marketing and corporate social impact awards focus on initiatives in which brand purpose and social impact intersect to help build a better world and the bottom line.

RAGAN’S CSR & DIVERSITY AWARDS

DEADLINE: Closed for 2022. Winners to be announced in July 2022.

Ragan’s CSR & Diversity Awards is dedicated to honoring communications work that is positively impacting communities, whether internally, locally or globally.

3BL MEDIA’S RESPONSIBLE CEO OF THE YEAR AWARDS

DEADLINE: Closed for 2022. Honorees to be announced on October 25, 2022. View previous honorees here.

3BL Media’s Responsible CEO of the Year Awards recognize chief executives with proven records of bold and innovative leadership on environmental, social and governance (ESG) commitments.

2022 RACHEL’S NETWORK CATALYST AWARD

DEADLINE: Closed for 2022.

The Rachel’s Network Catalyst Award celebrates women of color* who are building a healthier, safer, and more just world. Each year, it provides environmental leaders with: a $10,000 prize; networking opportunities; and national recognition within the environment, philanthropic, and women’s leadership communities.

CONCORDIA’S P3 IMPACT AWARD

DEADLINE: Closed for 2022. Honorees to be announced on September 19, 2022.

The P3 Impact Award was created by Concordia, the University of Virginia Darden School Institute for Business in Society, and the U.S. Department of State’s Office of Global Partnerships to recognize and honor leading public-private partnerships (P3s) that improve communities and the world.


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