Champion(s) for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Award
Please note: For the Champion(s) for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Award in 2023, nominations must be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org before the deadline of 31 August 2023. This year, a manual nomination process is in place, which will be reverted to the standard procedure next year.
The award, established in 2023, recognises the significant contributions by an individual or a team who have put into exemplary practice the principles of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI), resulting in a positive change in the experience of the geoscience community. The recipient(s) should be role models who have built respectful and inclusive workplaces for the geoscience community, and/or have implemented innovative actions that advance the diversity of the geoscience community.
The award recognises a scientist or a team that meets one or, preferably, both of the following criteria:
- Achieving excellence in developing and implementing innovative initiatives or activities resulting in a positive change in the geoscience community.
- Nominees must be individuals or teams engaged in any of the science disciplines represented by the EGU such as the Earth, planetary or space sciences . The creator(s) and/or practitioner(s) of the activity(ies) should be nominated. The nominee does not need to be an EGU member, although the nominee should have a connection to the EGU. The nominator must be an EGU member.
This award is not intended for professionals specifically employed in the fields of EDI. For more eligibility conditions and the nomination guidelines, please check the Proposal and selection of candidates page.