[extropy-chat] 2007 Tech Museum Awards Call for Nominations
jose_cordeiro at yahoo.com
Fri Mar 2 23:22:13 UTC 2007
The Tech Museum Awards is currently seeking nominations for innovators from around the world who are using technology to benefit humanity.
The Tech Awards is an international awards program honoring individuals and organizations that are applying technology to benefit humanity. Twenty-five Laureates will be honored at a Gala event in Silicon Valley, CA, and five Laureates will share a cash prize of $250,000 USD.
The deadline for nominations is March 26, 2007. Nominations may be submitted online at www.techawards.org. Self nominations are accepted and encouraged.
We invite you to forward this message to your network of contacts to encourage nominations from around the world. If you would like any further information, please feel free to contact me.
Thank you in advance for helping us recognize innovators who are making the world a better place.
The Tech Museum Awards Staff
Tech Museum Awarding $250,000
in Cash Prizes
Global Call For Nominations of Innovators
Using Technology to Benefit Humanity
Nomination Deadline: March 26, 2007
The Tech Museum Awards is a unique and prestigious program that honors and awards innovators from around the world who use technology to benefit humanity in the categories of:
Reward those making a difference and nominate today. A simple nomination form can be found at www.techawards.org. Self-nominations are accepted and encouraged. Individuals, nonprofit organizations, and companies are all eligible. Program details, including judging criteria, can be found at The Tech Museum Awards website listed above.
Each year, 25 Laureates are honored at a gala dinner, invited to participate in press and media coverage, and introduced to a network of influential advisors. An inspirational and unforgettable event, the black-tie celebration will be held at The Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose , California , on November 7, 2007 . One Laureate in each category will be granted a $50,000 cash prize.
Gillian Caldwell of WITNESS, 2003 Laureate in the Knight Ridder Equality award category and cash prize recipient, called The Tech Museum Awards "...a truly remarkable program that has given WITNESS acclaim for using technology to document human rights abuses. I was deeply honored to be recognized along with 24 other innovators from around the world who are working to improve human life through technology. The exposure generated from receiving this award and the $50,000 cash prize will surely lead to expanded services, awareness, and improved solutions for ending violations of human rights."
We encourage you to forward this email to any contacts you have that may be interested in nominating a candidate for this award. Thank you for your support.
Tech Awards Partners & Sponsors
IN ASSOCIATION WITH
GLOBAL OUTREACH PARTNERS
KATHERINE M. SWANSON EQUALITY AWARD
The Swanson Foundation
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