Nominate a World-Changing Company for 2017 Fortune Change the World List

Fortune to honor 50 companies creating positive social impact through core business activities
Jun 14, 2017 4:00 PM ET

For the third year in a row, Fortune will publish the Change the World List which spotlights the top 50 companies that address major social problems as a core part of their business strategy and innovation activities. The Shared Value Initiative and our parent organization, FSG, serve as research partners on this list and are seeking company nominations for 2017 which will be published in September. To be considered for the 2017 Change the World List, please complete the nomination form by June 30, 2017.

Companies (501c3 organizations will not be considered) with $1Bn+ in revenue will be evaluated on 3 essential criteria:

  1. Measurable contribution to societal impact
  2. Scale of business results
  3. Degree of innovation relative to the industry


Fortune, FSG, the Shared Value Initiative, and Michael E. Porter of Harvard Business School will seek and review nominations for the 2017 list, which Fortune's journalists will report and vet. Fortune editors will conduct the final selection and ranking of companies based on all reporting, expert recommendations, and analysis provided.