Waterfalls Global Award


Award Summary

The Waterfalls Global Award initiative invites organisations and individuals from across the world to nominate exceptional individual contributions from the health profession who faced front line adversity during the COVID 19 Pandemic. Those nominated may or may not still be with us today but through the organisations and communities they represented have the opportunity to share their experience, sacrifice and achievements.

Vision Statement

 “Recognizing those who served the health profession with distinction when called upon during times of adversity”

Award Guidelines

Criteria Summary
  • Dedicated to health professionals affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Recipients who went above and beyond in their service during the pandemic.
  • Option A. The online form should be completed in full by the organization nominating the individual.
  • Option B. The online form should be completed in full by the Individual and validated by the organization.
  • Nominations are open to those individuals who are health staff or volunteers professionally linked to the fields of health and humanitarian. Professional organizations should be registered and may be from the public and private sector.
  • Objective: To catalogue service, stories and experiences.
  • Objective: To share results for the purpose of education and knowledge.
Award Terms
  • Nominations must be submitted using the online form.
  • A pre-validation will be required.
  • Once validation is complete, the submission process may proceed, which will require a submission of up to 600 words.
  • A Passport copy of the nominated individual will be required.
  • Option A. The online form should be completed in full by the organization.
  • Option B. The online form should be completed in full by the Individual and validated by the organization.
  • The online form should include a minimum of 2 signatories other than the nominee.
  • Additional evidence of the nominated activity may be requested by the Executive Office.
  • Receipt of all forms will be acknowledged.
  • The Executive office has the right to reject an application if deemed not suitable.
  • Applications must be received no later than February 10th 2022.
  • The Jury selection shall be final.
  • The Jury reasons for selection will remain confidential.
  • The recipients of the award shall be announced on National Doctor Day March 30th 2022
Award Fee

There is no charge for application

Important Dates for Nomination Submission 

December 11th 2021 Application Process Open
February 10th 2022 Closing Date for Nominations
February 10th - February 15th 2022 Nominations reviewed by Executive Office
February 16th – March 10th 2022  Review and Jury Adjudication
March 30th 2022 National Doctor Day – Award Recipients Announced
Submission key steps:
  • Create An Account.
  • Submission of Nomination: Note: Attachments required: Passport Copy; Proof of Profession; Attestation Form  (Download Here).
  • The Account shall be created by the organization nominating the individual.
  • A second person from the organization shall be declared in the submission form.
How to submit your nomination:
  • Click "Create An Account" to create your profile. Please fill all the mandatory fields.
  • After creating your profile, you will be taken to the Dashboard section.
  • Choose Submissions from the top menu, then choose Create New Submission (Download Nomination Form Here)
  • If you have forgotten your password and you can not login, click "Forgot Password" and then you will be requested to enter your email address to receive a password reset email. Follow the instructions in the email.
  • You will be informed by email about the status of your submission.

For further information, please contact us on: info@waterfalls.ae