2021 China Social Impact Awards
CKGSB Selected as Finalist for the “Equality in Education Award” at the 2021 China Social Impact Awards.
CKGSB has been honored as a finalist for the United Nation’s 2021 China Social Impact Awards for the “Equality in Education Award”, chosen among more than 200 institutions, many of which are Fortune 500 companies. The award nomination recognized the school’s work with the China National MBA Education Supervisory Committee to train MBA professors from universities based in the less developed areas of western China. Thus far, CKGSB has trained more than 400 MBA professors from over 50 universities across 20 underdeveloped provinces in China.
Forbes China Philanthropy List
In the 2021 Forbes China Philanthropy list, 23 of the top 100 Chinese entrepreneurs who made the most contributions to public welfare were CKGSB alumni. This year’s list represents 221.7 billion RMB donations made to charity, in which CKGSB’s alumni contributed 63 billion RMB, making up nearly 30% of the total amount. In addition, nearly ¼ of the listed entrepreneurs who donated over 100 million RMB to charity were CKGSB alumni.
2021 China Charity Awards
On September 5, the government announced the 2021 China Charity Awards in Beijing. Nearly 10% of the 130 individuals and companies who made the list for their impressive contributions to poverty alleviation were CKGSB alumni. Moreover, 17% of the 52 selected individuals and companies who demonstrated tremendous strength and charity in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic were CKGSB alumni.
The Poverty Alleviation Awards
On the National Poverty Alleviation Summary and Commendation Conference held on February 23, 2021, at which President Xi Jinping recognized the honorary winners of the poverty alleviation awards. Among the 1981 individuals recognized for their efforts in alleviating poverty, seven were CKGSB alumni; and among the 1501 institutions awarded for their fight against poverty, nine were companies led by CKGSB alumni.
National Prize for Private Business Leaders Combatting COVID-19
On January 22, 2021, the United Front Work Department of the Central Committee, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the State Administration for Market Regulation and the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce jointly commended 100 private business leaders who have made outstanding contributions in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Among them, 20 CKGSB alumni, who accounted for one-fifth of the total, were awarded the "National Prize for Private Business Leaders Combatting COVID-19”.