a. It is the policy of Africa Advancement Forum to establish, organize and maintain an effective award program and to celebrate noteworthy achievements by individuals and corporate organizations.
b. It serves as external motivation from the society to these distinguished individuals/corporate organizations for keeping up with their social responsibility to improving the state of Africa.
c. All awards shall be justified in writing. The justification shall include qualitative and quantitative measures to demonstrative the BASIS for which the award is being given.
d. Employees Africa Advancement Forum and its partners are not eligible for the award. All awards shall not exceed 25 recipients annually across Africa.
e. Persons or organizations having profit-making or commercial relationship with Africa Advancement Forum shall not be granted recognition unless the recognition is substantially beyond that specified or implied within the terms of the contract establishing the relationship, or the recognition is clearly in public interest, in which case the recognition shall be honorary only.