The Isle of Man Government Award for

Freedom to Flourish

The island’s flagship strategy, Freedom to Flourish,  is rooted in the Isle of Man’s values of resilience, resourcefulness, independent thinking and community loyalty.

The Freedom to Flourish strategy underpins the success and diversity of our nation, and aims to:

  • Protect our unique identity and heritage 
  • Ensure that everyone who lives here feels a part of our supportive community and is able to reach their full potential 
  • Ensure that we continue to have a strong economy, by raising the image and awareness of the Isle of Man internationally


This award is open to any organisation, large or small, from the public, private or third sector. It will be awarded for the best interpretation of, and delivery of, the Isle of Man’s Freedom to Flourish strategy.

To help the judges understand why you deserve to win this award, you may wish to consider ways your organisations:

  • Enables its team to  reach their full potential
  • Delivers a strategy for continuous improvement
  • Provides a vehicle for customers or clients to flourish, through understanding their needs and by delivering world-class products and services
  • Communicates Freedom to Flourish across the Isle of Man, and builds awareness of the Isle of Man internationally
  • Shines a light on the Isle of Man’s unique culture, heritage and lifestyle, building a distinct Manx national identity
  • Utilises Manx products and services wherever possible