Call for Nomination – The Asean Prize 2020 for outstanding asean citizens (ASEAN Prize Trophy and a cash prize of US$20,000)

The Asean Prize 2020

Deadline:  5pm (Jakarta time), 13 July 2020

Call for Nomination – The Asean Prize 2020 for outstanding asean citizens (ASEAN Prize Trophy and a cash prize of US$20,000)

Dato Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary-General of ASEAN said “At a time when the world is facing an unprecedented challenge in COVID-19, we see the best of humanity through the sacrificial efforts of frontline medical and health workers, and those who keep essential public services running at great risks to their lives. Their examples remind us that there are many heroes out there and we should shine a light in their work.” He emphasized that “ASEAN Prize is one way that ASEAN honours their outstanding contributions to our community.”

Established in 2018, this annual regional award honors exemplary achievements of an ASEAN citizen or an ASEAN based-organization in deepening collaboration between ASEAN Member States and/or with the world through people-to-people connectivity, and social or economic cooperation to benefit the peoples of ASEAN, among others.

Nominations will be reviewed by a judging committee to be chaired by the incumbent Secretary-General of ASEAN and his predecessors.


The recipient of ASEAN Prize 2020 will receive the ASEAN Prize Trophy and a cash prize of US$20,000 at the 37th ASEAN Summit in Ha Noi, Viet Nam, sponsored by Temasek Foundation of Singapore and Yayasan Hasanah of Malaysia.

Award Nomination and Eligibility for ASEAN Prize 2020:

• Nominee must be an ASEAN citizen or an ASEAN-based organization.
• The nominee must produce valid/verifiable documents highlighting his/her achievements and impacts on ASEAN since the launch of the ASEAN Community in 31 December 2015.
• The nominee should also share future plans in continuing the work after winning the prize.

The ASEAN Prize 2020 nomination form can be downloaded at:

Please submit nominations to the respective National Focal Point listed below. 

ASEAN Member States National Focal Points for the ASEAN Prize
Brunei Darussalam ASEAN-Brunei Darussalam National Secretariat,Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brunei Darussalam.Email: [email protected]
Cambodia General Department of ASEAN,Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International CooperationEmail: [email protected]
Indonesia Directorate of ASEAN Social and Cultural Cooperation,Ministry of Foreign AffairsEmail: [email protected]
Lao PDR ASEAN Political-Security Community Division, Lao National ASEAN SecretariatEmail: [email protected]
Malaysia ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community Division,ASEAN-Malaysia National SecretariatEmail: [email protected]
Myanmar Socio-cultural Division, ASEAN-Myanmar National Secretariat, Ministry of Foreign Affairs,Email: [email protected]
The Philippines ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community DivisionASEAN-Philippines National Secretariat2330 Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City, PhilippinesTel.: 8344431, 8344470; Fax: 8321667

Email:[email protected]

Singapore ASEAN-Singapore National SecretariatEmail: [email protected]
Thailand Department of ASEAN Affairs,Ministry of Foreign Affairs (ASEAN-Thailand National Secretariat) Email:  [email protected]
Viet Nam ASEAN-Viet Nam National SecretariatEmail: [email protected][email protected]


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