The 2018 European Microfinance Award on "Financial Inclusion through Technology"

The 2018 Award intends to highlight how financial services providers can use technology innovations to expand outreach, broaden product offerings, improve the client experience, and increase operating efficiency, all guided by an unwavering focus on socially responsible finance.

Three finalists have been selected and will be invited to come to Luxembourg to attend the European Microfinance Week. The winner, among those 3 finalists, will be awarded a prize of €100.000 during the European Microfinance Award ceremony gathering some 400 guests and attendees from the South and the North including high level public and political figures. This ceremony is held at the European Investment Bank in Luxembourg on 15th November 2018.

Find out who are those 3 finalists:

    And read the press release on the finalists in English, en français and en español.

    Timeline of the 2018 European Microfinance Award:

    17 April-30 May, 23:59pm CET     2nd half of September           15 November

    Applications open                         The 3 finalists are known      Winner Announcement


    Photo ©Martin Jumbe – UNCDF-MM4P