Presented to an individual or organization outside the German teaching profession, as well as to a German educator. Each award recognizes outstanding support for and promotion of German and the study of German at the local, regional, or national level. Up to two awards will be given annually.
Individuals or organizations outside the German teaching profession nominated for the award must demonstrate exemplary leadership at the local, regional, or national level in the advocacy of German and German language education.
German educators nominated for the award must have five or more years of service in German education, and demonstrate exemplary leadership at the local, regional, or national level, in the advocacy of German language education.
The dossier should include:
- nomination form
- nominating cover letter
- curriculum vita or organizational profile
- letters of support
- other relevant materials
Dossiers in excess of twenty (20) pages will not be considered. The nominee may be consulted in creating the award dossier.
The nomination form and dossier must be submitted electronically as one single PDF file to firstname.lastname@example.org. An individual may be nominated for only one award. The deadline for nomination is May 31, 2016.