सबेरा SABERA, a one-of-its-kind annual social impact awards and summit, highlights sustainable development initiatives by corporates, nonprofits and individuals. Founded in 2018 by the Simply Suparnaa © Media Network, with the larger objective to amplify good in society, the platform has diverse stakeholders and is actively supported by industry stalwarts from large multinationals, changemakers and policy influencers alike. The most challenging problems cannot be solved by the government and nonprofits alone. Hence, acknowledging a community of leaders that use business as a force for good, is an essential part of सबेरा SABERA.
The platform contributes to building a positive narrative of India’s success by acknowledging inspiring stories of impact and development.
सबेरा SABERA’s annual event will be held in December with the Jury board meeting in November preceded by a month-long pre-screening process. There are 3 main categories under which awards will be given namely A Initiative, B Entity, and C Individual with a total of 15 subcategories. There is NO FEE for Category C i.e. Individual Awards. An entry fee is applicable for Category A & B. To encourage smaller enterprises the fee is further subsidized or completely waived off according to the size of the organization. There are 3 slabs based on the top-line revenues, these are, above 5 crores, below 5 crores, and below 40 lakhs. The entry fees are WAIVED OFF for organizations below 40 lakhs top line. It is subsidized for below 5 crores topline and early-bird discounts are offered on all early submissions. For details on the fees structure and avail, early discounts for 2021 refer to Rule & Regulations.
Award winners will be finalized as per evaluation criteria for the respective awards by a Board of eminent Jury through a 2 tier process starting with an individual online screening for the shortlist of entries, followed by a collective jury meet to evaluate the final awardees. The awardees are then recognized in a gala event and their work is highlighted through various media platforms. Networking and collaborations are encouraged and the summit preceding the awards is a convergence of ‘Do Gooders’.