JB Fernandes

Who Should Apply

The J.B. Fernandes Award for NGO Excellence in Trinidad & Tobago

Rewarding Best Practices. Celebrating Excellence.

Who Should Apply

The Award is open to any NGO, CBO or civil society organization actively operating in Trinidad and Tobago since January 2014. For the purposes of this Award an NGO is defined as a non-governmental organization that meets the following criteria:

  • Be registered with the respective authorities and government
  • Have a constitution or defined mission statement
  • Have a Board of Directors or executive committee that meets regularly
  • Have accurate financial records for the organization
  • Be independent from the government (e.g., Organization is not a government entity but can receive government funding)

The JB Fernandes Award for NGO Excellence in Trinidad and Tobago is sponsored by the:
JB Fernandes Memorial Trust II

The JB Fernandes Memorial Trust II is Administered by:
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

The JB Fernandes Award for NGO Excellence in Trinidad and Tobago is administered by:
IIE

    J.B. Fernandes Award

    The 2016 JB Fernandes Award for NGO Excellence will be presented at this year's T&T NGO Professionals Institute in Port of Spain, Trinidad on May 24, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Trinidad.

    Award Contact

    Laura Kaufmann
    Global Learning Programs
    Institute of International Education
    809 United Nations Plaza
    New York, NY 10017 USA
    E-mail: ttngoaward@iie.org