Deadline: June 3, 2022

The one-stage application process invites organisations, innovators and social entrepreneurs to describe their innovative solution, the number of people reached and the magnitude of social impact. Applicants might be contacted to provide more information or evidence as needed to ensure the best possible chance of becoming a Member.

The aim of our collective is to inspire and advocate for organisations, innovators and social entrepreneurs that have reached transformative numbers of people. We do this by celebrating innovations, learning from their scaling journeys and facilitating collaborations across the network. Read more about our activities on our blog.



  • Innovations from any sector will be considered for inclusion in the Million Lives Collective. The key requirement is that the innovation must serve a client base of those living on less than USD $5.50 per day.
  •  your innovation impacted at least one million people or is it expected to impact one million people within 18 months


Selection Criteria