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Global Legacy Awards

Celebrating and supporting young leaders making a difference.

We are committed to supporting the next generation of young leaders from across the globe. 

The 25Under25 Global Legacy Awards celebrate our amazing Legacy Alumni and the ways they are making a difference in their communities and organizations.

The Global Legacy 25Under25 winners will receive:

  • Recognition via the 25Under25 awards ceremony
  • £500 to continue with the great social impact work they are doing
  • One-to-one mentoring session with a senior leader
  • A 25Under25 certificate and digital badge that can be added to LinkedIn or your CV
  • Global and local recognition across Common Purpose networks and social media channels
  • Invitation to speak on future Legacy programmes, inspiring another generation of young leaders

Is this the right Award for you?

Are you working to make a difference in your organization or community? The 25Under25 Global Legacy Awards recognises inspiring leadership and action for impact.

The scope for this award is broad – you might be working on an environmental/climate programme, helping to increase access for under-represented groups, managing or leading a campaign.

There are so many ways your efforts can make a difference for others! 

Regardless of scale – if your work is about making a difference and creating a legacy for changewe'd love to hear from you! 

Discover our 2022 Winners

Listen to the stories of our past recipients and discover the impact they are making in their worlds .

Submit a nomination

What will the judges be looking for?
  1. Detail about the project or work you are involved in, and what your role is
  2. How is your work making a difference in your organization or community?
  3. What legacy are you creating?

Nomination Guidelines:

Applications may be made by the nominee or by an individual who is familiar with their work.

Eligibility Criteria
  • Must be an alumnus of a Common Purpose Legacy programme 
  • Must have been 18-25 when completed their Legacy programme

Nomination deadline:

15 February 2023