Three weeks left for 2016 Community Award nominations

If you know someone who deserves recognition for their contibutions to the research and education networking community collaboration, there is still time to nominate them for this year's Community Award. People who have made outstanding contributions to collaborative work and the development of services and technologies by sharing their ideas, expertise and time can be nominated until midnight CEST on 31 March 2016.


Community Award 2016​Using the short online form it is possible to submit up to two nominations. If you nominated someone in a previous year and they were not selected you may re-submit them this time. Nominations can be submitted via:


The winner will be selected by a panel of judges from the GÉANT community and will be presented with a token gift during the closing plenary session of the 2016 networking conference, TNC16, in Prague, Czech Republic in June.


Who can submit and be nominated?

Full details of the criteria for nominees and for people submitting nominations are available via the 'Submit a nomination' web page. This also contains some insights into the information required in the submission form.


Further information

Since 2012, TNC has been the place where public recognition has been given to members of the research and education networking community for their contributions to the development of relevant technologies and services or to collaborative community activities.


·       If you have any queries, please contact

·       Information about past Community Award winners.

·       Information about TNC16.