2017 European Microfinance Award "Microfinance for Housing"

Find out the description of this year's European Microfinance Award "Microfinance for Housing", the eligibility criteria, the Award Selection Process in the Explanatory Notes in English, en français and en español.

The European Microfinance Award 2017 “Microfinance for Housing” is intended to highlight the role of microfinance in supporting access to better quality residential housing for low income, vulnerable and excluded groups, with no or limited access to housing finance in the mainstream sector.

The prize of €100,000 will be presented on 30th November 2017 during the European Microfinance Week in Luxembourg.

The application process is now closed! The 3 finalists would be known at the end of September, after a rigourous selection process.

The European Microfinance Award supports innovative thinking in the microfinance sector.