6 June 2017

Call for applicants for the Danida Alumni Prize 2017

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Call for Applicants

Download the nomination form here and enter the requested information in the document after downloading.

Across every continent, former and current Danida fellows drive development and effect change.

To celebrate the achievements of Danida alumni, Danida Fellowship Centre has decided to award an annual Danida Alumni Prize to a distinguished Danida alum. The prize will be awarded to an alum, who, based on his or her studies in Denmark, has made important achievements contributing to positive change in his or her home country or area of employment.

Nominations before 18 June

Nominations are accepted from anyone, e.g. alumni nominating themselves, former and current Danida fellows, colleagues and employers, Danish embassies and Danida Programme staff, Danida Fellowship Centre study providers and partner universities. Nominations must be made using the nomination form.

Please submit the form to Danida Fellowship Centre dfc@dfcentre.dk no later than 18 June 2017. A commitee at Danida Fellowship Centre will select the distinguished alum of the year among the nominees. The recipient will be notified latest 30 June 2017.

Award Ceremony 31 August

The award ceremony will take place 31 August 2017, as part of our anniversary celebration of Danida Fellowship Centre’s 25 years at Frederiksberg.

Travel expenses will be covered for the prize recipient.

The recipient and his/her achievements will be featured in the media.