2014 Hermann Gmeiner Award

SOS Children's Villages member associations around the world nominated a total of 279 candidates for the 2014 award. Out of those 279, 100 semi-finalists were then selected by a random lottery.

Eight finalists (four men, four women) were selected by the Executive Board of the Hermann Gmeiner Academy.

Finally, during the month of June 2014, 90,000 people from all over the world voted online to choose the two winners of the 2014 Hermann Gmeiner Award.

The winners of the Hermann Gmeiner Award for 2014 are: Maya Dhal from India and Deepak KC from Nepal.

Maya Dhal


Deepak KC