Awards

Prestigious and renowned entities and institutions have recognized the work carried out by Vicente Ferrer and Anna Ferrer from the Foundation. Following is a summary of the awards received. Following is a summary of the awards received.

Vicente Ferrer

  • Award from the Association Josep Vidal i Llecha, in 1991.
  • Prince of Asturias Award for Concord, in 1998.
  • Universal Spaniard, in 1998.
  • Member of the Commission for the Eradication of Poverty, Government of Andhra Pradesh, in 2000.
  • Cross of Sant Jordi from the Government of Catalonia, in 2000.
  • Gold Medal from the City of Barcelona, in 2000.
  • Human Rights Award from the General Council of Spanish Lawyers, in 2000.
  • Ceuta Autonomous City Coexistence Award, in 2000.
  • Honorary Degree from the Polytechnic University of Valencia in 2000 and from the University of Huelva, in 2001.
  • UNESCO Leading Figure in the History of the 20th century, in 2001.
  • Olympic Spirit Award from the Spanish Olympic Committee, in 2002.
  • Grand Cross of the Civil Order of Social Solidarity from the Spanish Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, in 2002.
  • Quijote Universal Award, in 2007.
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Civil Merit awarded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in 2009.
  • "Catalan of the Year Award 2008", in 2009.
  • High Distinction of the Government of Valencia posthumously awarded in 2009.
  • Gold Medal of the Senate of Spain posthumously awarded in 2009.

Anna Ferrer

  • Isabel Ferrer Award for Equality between Men and Women (Government of Valencia), in 2005.
  • Alcorcon Women for Equality, in 2011.
  • "First Prize for Commitment to Health" from the College of Physicians of Bizkaia, in 2012.
  • "Reasons to Celebrate" Award from Vocento Group, in 2012
  • EVAP Award for Integrity from the Association of Businesses and Professionals of Valencia, in 2013
  • FEDEPE Award for Professional Women, in 2013
  • Giant Spirit Award from the Intercultural Institute for Self-Management and Community Action INAUCO (Valencia), in 2013.

Vicente Ferrer Foundation

  • Letter of recognition from the former president of the Republic of India, Sri K.R. Narayana, to the development projects of the Vicente Ferrer Foundation in India, in 1998.
  • Member of the Commission for the Eradication of Poverty, Government of Andhra Pradesh, in 2000.
  • "Population Control Board" Award from the State of Andhra Pradesh, awarded by the good work done in our hospitals in 2000, 2003, 2006 and 2008.
  • Award for Preservation and Control of Water, Andhra Pradesh, in 2003.
  • Award for Best Hospital and Biomedical Waste Management, in 2003 and 2010.
  • Member of the Government of Andhra Pradesh - NGO Coordinating Committee for Rural and Urban Development, 2006-2010.
  • Award for Best Vertical Prevention Program of Anantapur from the government of Andhra Pradesh, in 2011.