Modern Work Award international

Welcome to the international Modern Work Award 2021. The Modern Work Award opens up new opportunities to showcase your work and your company's achievements towards modern ways of working. The award focuses on how you work and collaborate with each other within your company, not on your product or service. Application process endet 9th of April

Update: Join the award ceremony 6th of May 2021

On May 6th we will award the winners of the first ever international Modern Work Award 2021. Please join and share the information with others. The event takes place online and is this year free of charge. All applications are getting voted on by our outstanding jury at the moment. 

About the Modern Work Award


The Modern Work Award is a reward for companies and individuals for their great initiatives and efforts to make their company a better place to work. in addition it is our goal to inspire others to embrace their work culture and to thrive towards a purpose-driven work environment.


Our international jury aims to find the most inspiring initiatives and honor their efforts. On top of that there will be a public voting so that everyone can participate in the process of finding outstanding Modern Work companies around the world


The Modern Work Award is all about new ways of working, new work and the future of work. We will be seeing some of the best international initiatives when it comes to purpose-driven approaches and culture focused companies.

These are the three award categories for you

1. Modern Work Explorer

This category is for companies, where first modern work initiatives are implemented and purpose-driven approaches become integrated. Explorer companies started changing how they work together for the better and where people driven initiatives get successfully supported. Modern Work Principles are getting reached step by step.

2. Modern Work Performer

This category is for companies where modern work initiatives are already an integral part of how people work together. Successful approaches have changed fundamentally how people work with each other and purpose-driven aspects are embodied throughout the company. Modern Work Principles are in line with the work culture.

3. Modern Work Shaper

This category is for companies where modern work initiatives are already an integral core of the company. New initiatives, methods, formats and processes are shaped in order change the way you work beyond the company. Modern Work Shaper inspire and help other companies to change for the better. Modern Work Principles are proactively embraced.

Application process is over

The application process for the Modern Work Award ended 9th of April 2021.

Modern Work Principles

The foundation of how the jury votes the applications are the Modern Work Principles. With this we take care, that applicants align with our ethical standards and purpose-driven mindset.

Modern Work Award team

2021 takes the international 'Modern Work Award' place for the first time. International judges, international applications - inspiration and great initiatives from around the world! Embrace new and purpose-driven work approaches.

Get to know the team which is setting up everything you need for a smooth process. You want to join and help us improve? Contact us!