Modern Work Award international

Welcome to the international Modern Work Award. 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. 

Get ready - The Modern Work Award 2022

We are looking for a great award journey in 2022 and are thrilled to embrace and honor modern ways of working again. Stay informed and become part of the award. The online award ceremony will take place June 23rd in 2022!


Application process opens til April 2022!

First media partners are already on board - more will follow soon!

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.

Three award categories in 2022

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.

Modern Work Award team

For 2022 we come together as a new award team. You want to join and help us improve in 2022?  Reach out to us!

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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.

Throwback: Modern Work Award 2021

Watch the ceremony

On May 6th we awarded all winners of the first ever international Modern Work Award 2021. Feel free to watch and share the link also with others.

Review the winners 2021

Take a closer look at the winners of the Modern Work Award 2021 in all three categories. We are proud to say, that the award was a true diverse award.

Feedback for the Modern Work Award in 2021