How it works

The WFA selection board forms a shortlist of nominees from which the final winners are then selected. Winners receive a customized advertising and promotional campaign, as well as a set of winners according to the Promo Package selected. Winners are automatically invited to participate in the nomination for the next year.

The awards process consists

of eight main steps

The awards process consists of four main steps

1

Marketing research

Marketing research

Local, regional, and international research takes place to identify the very best across all categories

2

Nomination

Nomination

(there is no entry fee to pay)

Nominations can be made
by World Future Awards
research and selection
committee on an annual basis

OR

Nominations can be requested directly

by the company

(for this, the company

has to complete

the details in ‘Apply Now’)

3

Winnerrs selection

Winners’ selection

Once nominations have been accepted a shortlist will be made prior to the final selection of winners

8

Nomination
Nomination on the next year

Pre-register for nomination in the following years’ awards

The awards process consists of eight main steps

4

Winners announcement
Winners’ announcement

Winners will be contacted with
news of their victory and official
congratulatory letters will be
provided

7

Promotion

Promotion Campaign Report

A full report is provided at the end of the promotion campaign

6

Preparation

Preparation of Winners’ Kit

Preparation and delivery of the winners’ kits
with trophies, framed certificates, plaques,
etc., according to the chosen promotion

5

Winners promotion

Winners’ promotion

Individually tailored advertising and promotion campaigns in accordance with the selected Promotion Package

4

Winners announcement
Winners’ announcement

Winners will be contacted with
news of their victory and official
congratulatory letters will be
provided

5

Winners promotion

Winners’ promotion

Individually tailored advertising
and promotion campaigns in
accordance with the selected
Promotion Package

6

Preparation

Preparation of Winners’ Kit

Preparation and delivery of the winners’ kits
with trophies, framed certificates, plaques,
etc., according to the chosen promotion

7

Promotion

Promotion Campaign Report

A full report is provided

at the end of

the promotion campaign

8

Nomination
Nomination on the next year

Pre-register for nomination in the following years’ awards

Nominations

Nominations can be made by the World Future Awards selection board on an annual basis or can be requested directly by the company via the «Apply Now» form.

Registrations

Registration and self-nomination are done online through registration forms on the World Future Awards website. Alternatively, you can contact us by email to have our team guide you through the registration process. Click «Apply Now» to register for the World Future Awards 2022.

Winning Levels

WFA participants can choose from four geographic levels:
  • International level (all countries, regions, and continents)
  • Continental level (each of six continents)
  • Regional level
  • Countries Level (all 195 countries)

Winning Benefits

Winning the World Future Awards is a great achievement for every entrant and will bring recognition to your product, software, or service internationally. Being named a WFA winner attracts a wide international audience as well as media attention and new customers. All World Future Awards winners are eligible for the Winner`s Kit, which includes:
  • WFA Winner`s Trophy
  • Digital and framed winner’s certificate
  • WFA Winner’s badge for the winner’s website and social media
  • An international press release and review of the award-winning product or service
  • Featured in the World Future Awards social media

Winners Announcement

World Future Awards winners are announced on the WFA website, as well as on WFA social media and our media partner resources. All promotions and announcements are done online. The World Future Awards team has decided not to hold any offline awards ceremonies or gala concerts. The online format allows us to avoid the complexities associated with COVID-19 and reduce WFA’s carbon footprint.

Entry Fees

World Future Awards nominations are free. The cost of subsequent promotion for winners depends on the promotional package they choose, which may include different sets of options.

Research
Method

World Future Awards research professionals select the best innovative companies in an online desk market research by using publicly available data to ensure maximum transparency and credibility. We use factual information, referrals, recommendations and all materials available in the public domain. Research teams of World Future Awards use industry specific criteria to identify the best innovative companies in a range of categories.

SOURCES OF
THE RESEARCH

Asset 1
Online Databases
and Market Data
Asset 2
Company
Data
Asset 3
The Press
Asset 4
Industry Experts

SOURCES OF
THE RESEARCH

Asset 5
Trade
Associations
Asset 8
Blogs, Forums,
Comments
Asset 7
Social
Platforms
Asset 6
Market Research
Reports
Asset 1
Online Databases
and Market Data
Asset 2
Company
Data
Asset 3
The Press
Asset 4
Industry Experts

SOURCES OF
THE RESEARCH

Asset 5
Trade
Associations
Asset 8
Blogs, Forums,
Comments
Asset 7
Social
Platforms
Asset 6
Market Research
Reports
Asset 1
Online Databases
and Market Data
Asset 2
Company
Data
Asset 3
The Press
Asset 4
Industry Experts

SOURCES OF
THE RESEARCH

Asset 5
Trade
Associations
Asset 8
Blogs, Forums,
Comments
Asset 7
Social
Platforms
Asset 6
Market Research
Reports

Selection
Criteria

Each of our winners is determined by conducting thorough category- and region-based research via the following selection criteria:

EMOTIONAL
QUOTIENT (EQ)

WFA assess the ability of a product or service to bring a sense of pleasure or satisfaction along with practical benefits.

TIMELINESS

The product or service must be no more than five years old, but it must have existed long enough to prove it meets the evaluation criteria.

QUALITY

A product or service must improve the quality of life of people and society as a whole and have the potential to improve the quality of life in the long run.

INNOVATION

Innovations that, in addition to solving existing
problems, lead to new fields and markets, receive the
highest recognition at the World Future Awards. Of
particular interest for the award is the study of
innovation in all its aspects and at all stages from the
conception of an idea to its final implementation.

INNOVATION

Innovations that, in addition to solving existing
problems, lead to new fields and markets, receive the highest recognition at the World Future Awards. Of particular interest for the award is the study of innovation in all its aspects and at all stages from the conception of an idea to its final implementation.

VALUE

In the process of determining the value of a product or service, WFA looks for evidence of its uniqueness and advantages over alternatives, as well as evaluating its economic profitability.

DELIVERY

WFA is looking for the best examples of communicating the idea of innovation, engaging consumers, bringing the innovation to market, and validating its value proposition.

IMPACT

The impact of a product or service on the environment and society, as well as its potential to create a more comprehensive concept and generate new ideas and products, plays a particularly important role in the winners` selection process.

Apply for WORLD
FUTURE AWARDS 2022

Take the opportunity to gain the recognition and publicity you deserve.
Discover new horizons for your innovative products, services, or software by being nominated/winning the World Future Awards and benefiting from creative and effective promotional campaigns.