Cisco Youth Leadership Award 2019 for Priya Prakash
The Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award for 2019 has been awarded to Priya Prakash, the founder and CEO of India based HealthSetGo. She has won the award for her school health programme that aims at providing 360 degree healthcare support to children. The award includes a US $250,000 prize paid to the individual’s organisation to which the individual contributes, to further their mission of accelerating global problem solving.
The Cisco Youth Leadership Award for 2019 was given to Prakash by Cisco Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer Fran Katsoudas at the Royal Albert Hall, London last month. Priya’s HealthSetGo is a healthcare organisation that supports the UN’s global sustainable development goals and is dedicated to improving the health and lives of children.