How to apply

Applications are now closed. Thank you for your participation to the Wellbeing City Award! Stay tuned for the announcement of the 2019 laureates – register for updates via our newsletter here.


Who can apply?

We welcome applications from cities of all sizes that have implemented  innovative initiatives which demonstrate  a transformative impact on the wellbeing of individuals and communities.

Strategies must be city-led and carried forward by the City Mayor or appointed authority within the city. They can be implemented in partnership with other local organizations, however, the application can only be submitted by a representative of the City.

Applicants to the Wellbeing City Award must present one or several initiative(s) that:

  • have reached or are close to reaching their outlined objectives of urban wellbeing;
  • are financially sustainable;
  • have a clear plan for future development and upcoming objectives;

Successful cities will have met the above conditions, reflected on the specific needs of their city, and demonstrated a clear commitment to further improving wellbeing for all citizens.