GÉANT Community Award

The 2021 GÉANT Community Award was presented to Maria Isabel GandÍa from CSUC on 22nd June 2021 at the virtual TNC21 conference. Read the news story here: ​2021 GÉANT Community Award – A constant force for good.

Award categories

  • Initiators of significant new ideas or improvements which have had lasting impact on the organisation, project or community.
  • Impactful contributors to the GÉANT project or wider community activities over a sustained period of time.
  • Outstanding contributions to the project or community which have immediately led to significant and recognisable new ideas, developments or improvements over the last 12 months.


Nominations are made by:

  • representatives of European NRENs and their connected institutions;
  • staff employed or sub-contracted by GÉANT, by GÉANT Project partner organisations, or by GÉANT member organisations (associates and national or representative members);
  • individuals who participate in one or more GÉANT task force, special interest group, or other GÉANT activities, whether by attending meetings or simply being on the mailing list.

Previous winners

To see winners in previous years, please go to the overview.