34 Nominations for SozialMarie 2018

Once again SozialMarie honors 15 outstanding projects with its Prizes for social innovation. The Experts of the Jury nominated 34 projects for SozialMarie 2018 out of 249 applications from Austria, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Croatia and Slovenia.

The SozialMarie Nominations consist of 15 Austrian, seven Hungarian, six Czech, four Slovak and two Croatian projects.

In a coming meeting the Experts of the Jury will choose the 15 Prize Winners. Like every year the winning projects will be announced and awarded on May 1st at the Award Ceremony in ORF RadioKultuhaus in Vienna. The first three prizes are endowed with 15,000, 10,000 and 5,000 Euros, and another twelve prizes are endowed with 2,000 Euros each.

Would you like to be part of the SozialMarie Award Ceremony and experience the announcement of the Prize Winners directly?

When?            May 1st 2018, start: 06:00 pm

Where?          ORF RadioKulturhaus, Argentinierstraße 301, 1040 Vienna

Please register at sozialmarie@sozialmarie.org until April 16th 2018.

34 Nominations for SozialMarie 2018 - Congratulations!

 

A BUDDY for a life-time for every child in an orphanage
We search for and re-distribute the most precious commodity - time donated from the heart.
Slovakia
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A Project of Basic Income in Heidenreichstein
Meaningful Work
Austria
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Asylum needs information
Infovideos for young refugees in native-language
Austria
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AT HOME
Deposit Guarantee for Refugees
Austria
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"Betreutes Konto" (Jam Jar Account)
A tool to secure housing and prevent eviction
Austria
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Bicycles for refugees in Zagreb
Biciklopopravljaona, community bicycle workshop in Zagreb, collects, repairs and donates bicycles to and with refugees and asylum seekers
Croatia
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Book Club PAĽIKERAV
Young Roma read and review the books of Slovak authors
Slovakia
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Certificate Course “Educational Basics for Displaced Teachers”

Austria
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Children of the Full Moon
We strive for decent quality of life for families with autism
The Czech Republic
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Click with school
Young migrants preparing for studies at secondary schools in the Czech Republic
The Czech Republic
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Closer to the community
K2 Centre - Contact with Community
Slovakia
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dahir
social economic real estate management
Austria
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Darujme.cz
Online fundraising platform for non-profits
The Czech Republic
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echt.im.biss
Sustainably good school catering
Austria
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EDUCAN (EDU=Education, CAN= Child abuse and neglect – syndróm týraného a zneužívaného dieťaťa)
A preventive and educational center aimed at preventing violence, providing training in identifying children exposed to violence and intervention for battered and sexually abused children in the context of a multidisciplinary cooperation with a focus on preventing retraumatization
Slovakia
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Headhunters with Wings
Let's seek together!
Hungary
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Housing First for Families in Brno
A Randomized Control Trial
The Czech Republic
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Integration through apprenticeship
Kuratorium Wiener Pensionisten-Wohnhäuser
Austria
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Job for You!
Labour market integration services for third country nationals
Hungary
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Kattunfabrik-Das CutureLab
a seam ....and holds those parts together that belong together
Austria
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Let's go out!
Music is a connection, a bridge between two souls
Hungary
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Lili's Fortitude
A tale helping the prevention of sexual abuse against children
Hungary
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Living Goods Together
A Micro Village Of Common Welfare
Austria
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MAMMA Help
We help women with breast cancer
The Czech Republic
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Mission Dementia
Knowledge in Communicating with persons with dementia - an Internet based learning program for police officers in Austria
Austria
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Nagy Lépés delivery service
Messenger service employing people with disabilities
Hungary
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Netzwerk mehr Sprache (More Language Network)
Cooperation platform for an equitable access to education in municipalities
Austria
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neunerhaus Gesundheitszentrum
Health Care Center
Austria
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Newcomer

Austria
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Szurikáta (Suricate) Activities
– a smile with the jab
Hungary
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The third parent

The Czech Republic
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The Viennese Kitchen
A do-it-yourself kitchen
Austria
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Translanguaging Classrooms in Tiszavasvári

Hungary
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Vestigium
collective growth
Croatia
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SozialMarie is the oldest prize for social innovation in Europe and honours since 2005 every year 15 outstanding projects in the field of social innovation. Beyond a financial recognition adding up to 54,000 Euros, SozialMarie primarily offers a public platform for projects that by means of new approaches provide innovative answers to societal challenges.