Awards & Recognition

NESsT has been recognized globally as an innovator and early pioneer of social enterprise in emerging markets and for the effectiveness of our model in enabling our portfolio of social enterprises to increase their social impact.

Aktív
U.S. Embassy Active Citizenship Award - Hungary 2013
Emerging Markets Charity Benefit
Charity Beneficiary 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
CMS Cameron McKenna
Charity of the Year 2011

Clinton Global Initiative
CGI Commitment Maker 2010
European Enterprise Awards
Commendation 2010 - Socially Responsible Business Category
Avonni Innovation Award
ForoInnovación Chile, Finalist 2009

European Private Equity Awards
Charity of the Year 2008
Fast Company - Social Capitalist Awards
Finalist 2006
Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship
Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award - 2005 Finalist (Chile)

Skoll Foundation
Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship 2004
Fundación AVINA
NESsT Co-Founder & CEO, Nicole Etchart, Avina Fellow 2002 (Chile)