The President’s Challenge Social Enterprise Award aims to recognise outstanding social
enterprises which are innovative and have made significant sustained contributions to the
disadvantaged in our community. I hope that through this new award, the President’s Challenge
will inspire more individuals, particularly our youths, to develop business ventures that also
serve social causes.” – President Tony Tan Keng Yam
ABOUT THE AWARD
Launched in March 2012, the President’s Challenge Social Enterprise Award, is the
only award within the social enterprise sector in Singapore that aims to recognize outstanding
social enterprises for their contributions made to the social services sector.
The objectives of the President’s Challenge Social Enterprise Award are:
a) To recognize successful and sustainable social enterprises which operate and create
social impact in Singapore;
b) To inspire aspiring social entrepreneurs and youths to develop innovative and
sustainable social enterprises targeted at the local social services sector; and
c) To enhance public awareness of social enterprises by sharing best practices and
success stories of award winners.