We asked you to nominate Germany's top emerging social innovators - and you seriously delivered! 

From the hundreds of fantastic nominations that we received, we have selected 50 finalists who are challenging the status quo by developing creative solutions to the world's most challenging social problems.  

From this list, 10 winners will be selected by our expert jury and will be announced at the tbd* SITW Award Ceremony later this summer. So stay tuned! 

In the meantime, thank you for all your excellent nominations and congratulations to these incredible innovators who are fighting for a better future.

tbd*s Top 50 Social Innovators to Watch Germany 2017

Entrepreneurs:

entrepreneur

1. Education & Empowerment

2. Community & Networks

3. Development 

4. Fair Trade & Sustainable Products

5. Refugees & Migration

6. Society & Welfare

7. Health & Inclusion

8. Art, Culture & Science

9. Environment & Climate 

Intrapreneurs:

intrapreneur

1. Education & Empowerment

2. Refugees & Migration

3. Society & Welfare

4. Environment & Climate

Projects & Organizations:

projekte

1. Education & Empowerment

2. Community & Networks

3. Development

4. Refugees & Migration

5. Environmemt & Climate 

6. Sustainable Consumption