October 17-18, 2024




August 31 , 2024

Jury Panel

Renowned ESG Experts

Moving towards a Climate-Positive World

ESG GRIT Awards 2024

The ESG GRIT awards is a purpose driven global event widening and deepening sustainability impacts. We recognize outstanding companies who are making strides towards making this world a sustainable place.

These awards are organized with an aim to advance responsible capitalism and green initiatives. 

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17-18 October, 2024 | ONLINE 

The  Award program is curated by Corpstage with key focus areas on Knowledge Sharing, Reward & Recognition, Networking, Showcasing global sustainability initiatives and projects.

The ESG GRIT AWARDS is primarily a global platform which recognises businesses and individuals for their Sustainable Leadership, ESG and Net Zero Initiatives, Decarbonisation Innovations, Climate Actions, Sustainable Finance Initiatives, Leading Transition or Transformation.

Let us know if you’d like to leverage this unique opportunity to nominate, speak, or partner/sponsor and showcase your SDG commitments to the GlobalGoals!


 Henry Wang

International Author, Advisor &
Speaker, Hong Kong


 Irena Zubcevic

Chief of Chief Policy officer, United Nations

Emmanuel Adegbite

 Professor Adegbite Emmanuel

University of Nottingham

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Senior General Manager-Sustainability


Shailesh Haribhakti

Shailesh Haribhakti & Associates

GRIT AWARD Nominee Registration / Registrations are Open- Avail Early Bird Offers

Large Businesses Revenue More than USD 10 million OR more than 500 employees


Early Bird- $600
Digital Certificate
Digital Logo
Two Page Article in a Sustainability Magazine
Thorough Assessment & Recommendation Report
A Tree Planted in Your Name

Medium sized Scale Revenue more than USD 3 million Or more than 100 employees


Early Bird- $450
Digital Certificate
Digital Logo
Two Page Article in a Sustainability Magazine
Thorough Assessment & Recommendation Report
A Tree Planted in Your Name

Small Scale / Start Ups / Not for Profit


Early Bird- $250
Digital Certificate
Digital Logo
One Page Article in a Sustainability Magazine
Thorough Assessment & Recommendation Report
A Tree Planted in Your Name


  1. Companies will have to submit a self- attested declaration that they appropriately fall under above mentioned categories.
  2. Application for the Second Award Category – Fees reduced by 30%
  3. All winners will be announced in Official Press Release ( Sent to you Via Email)
  4. Winners can order bespoke wooden (USD 250) or crystal trophy (USD 350) after the event.
  5. Winners can request for being a guest on our podcast. Fees of USD 200 is applicable.
  6. Featured 4 page article can be requested for additional USD 300.


Nominate an individual who has demonstrated a strong commitment to sustainability
Nominate an individual has made significant contributions in driving positive environmental, social, and governance impact
Nominate an individual who has made significant contributions to sustainability within their industry and/or community.


Has to be under 40 years of age
Nominate an individual who has shown exceptional leadership in driving sustainability initiatives within their organizations or communities
Nominate an individual who has made significant contributions to the field of sustainability through innovative ideas, projects, or solutions.


Where will GRIT Awards 2024 be held?

GRIT Awards 2023 will be held online this year. We really need to contribute towards climate actions. Looking at the Dubai floods and with an aim to reduce ours and guests carbon footprint we are going virtual. This will also enable increased participation and recognition of companies all over the world. 

How do I register for GRIT Awards 2024?

Please scroll through our registration section.

Which GRIT Award should I register for?

    • ESG Excellence – Organisations which have been following a full range of ESG practices. Organisations could be corporates – listed or public sector undertakings. 
    • Environmental Excellence Award- Organisations which have set the Scope 1,2 and 3 targets and are following decarbonisation strategies to achieve carbon neutrality. They are leading in environmental practices with their innovative technologies and transparent reporting.
    • Social Impact Champion- Social enterprises which are contributing to ESG in the social space. Social entrepreneur, non-profit organisation, and organisations which have integrated social responsibility into their core operations and have a measurable positive impact on society.
    • Excellence in Ethical Leadership Award –  Have implemented ethical practices within their companies and demonstrated a commitment to corporate governance. Government officials or politicians who have displayed integrity, transparency, and ethical decision-making in their public service. Academic scholars or educators who have made significant contributions to the field of ethics and leadership through research, teaching, or advocacy.
    • Climate Innovation Award – Entrepreneur, innovators and startups, research institutions which have developed innovative solutions or technologies aimed at addressing climate change or mitigating its impacts 
    • Circular Economy Leadership – Organizations, or companies, start ups and innovators  that have demonstrated outstanding leadership in advancing the principles and practices of the circular economy
    • Most Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative – Recognizes organizations or initiatives that have implemented exemplary practices to promote sustainability throughout their supply chains.
    • Climate Reporting and Transparency Award –Recognizes organizations, or entities that excel in reporting on climate-related issues with transparency, accuracy, and integrity.
    • Green Technology Pioneer – Companies, research institutions, or organizations that have made significant contributions to the development, implementation, or advancement of green or sustainable technologies.
    • Best Green & Sustainable Finance Initiative- Banks, investment firms, asset managers, insurance companies, and other financial institutions that have launched innovative green and sustainable finance initiatives. 
    • Best Renewable Energy Solution Award- Organizations, or entities that have developed or implemented innovative and effective renewable energy technologies, projects, or initiatives. 
    • Best Waste Management Solution Award-Start ups, Tech companies, and corporations across various industries that have developed technologies or/and implemented effective waste management practices, circular economy initiatives, or sustainable packaging solutions. This could include businesses that prioritize waste reduction, reuse, and recycling in their supply chains, manufacturing processes, or product design.
    • Best SDG Award- Organizations, businesses, or start upsthat have made significant contributions to advancing one or more of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. 
    • Best Changemaker Award- Organizations, or start ups that have demonstrated exceptional leadership, innovation, and impact in driving positive change through their solutions and contributions and addressing pressing societal challenges.
    • Web 3 Sustainability Innovation- Organizations, or businessesthat leverage Web 3.0 technologies to advance sustainability goals and address ESG related challenges.


What is the process of screening for an award?

Screening Criteria

    • Round 01 – Nominations accepted. Objective Assessment and Shortlisting with scores shared with all nominees.
    • Round 02 – Voting by stakeholders and general public which will enable two-way engagement.
    • Round 03 – Presentations by businesses which will be evaluated by the Jury composed of eminent global personalities and technical experts.
    • Felicitation – Award Ceremony

How much does it cost to register for an award?

Please check the pricing section for specific pricing for each award. It varies depending on the size of the company.

How much does it cost for a viewing registration?

For viewing registration, it is free of charge. You can register through our LinkedIn event.

After completing the registration, will I receive an email confirmation?

Yes.  If you do not receive your email confirmation, please check your email spam folder and then contact our team at

When will I receive the login instructions for attending the virtual event?

One week prior to the conference, you will receive an email via the email you used to register for the event containing all of the instructions on how to access the virtual event.

Where can I find information about the event’s agenda and schedule?

You can find information under the Agenda Section.

Who should attend these events?

Nominees, Professionals in Sustainability and ESG Sectors and Investors.

Will I have opportunities to engage with the presenters during the event?

For most of our events, you will be able to submit questions to the presenters during each session.

What if I'm unable to attend the virtual event?

The event’s content will be recorded and available for viewing for up to 15 days after the event concludes. You can catch up on any sessions you miss at your convenience.

Are early bird discounts available?

Yes, Earlybird discounts are available now. Please register to grab your seats.

How do I pay for registration?

You can pay using credit/ debit cards or PayPal.

Will I receive a paid receipt for online registrations?

Yes, a receipt will be sent to the email you provide to us at registration.

What do I need to attend the virtual event?

To attend the virtual conference, you need to register first. During the day of the event you should have a good internet connection on your device or computer.

What should I do if the streaming of a session is not working even though it has already started?

In the rare event that you encounter technical difficulties with the streaming of a presentation that has already started, we want to assure you that the session is still being recorded. Try refreshing your browser.