2016 IFLA Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award - Call for Nominations
The IFLA Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Awardis the highest honor that the International Federation of Landscape Architects can bestow upon a landscape architect. The Award recognises a living landscape architect whose lifetime achievements and contributions have had a unique and lasting impact on the welfare of society and the environment and on the promotion of the profession of landscape architecture. The award is bestowed annually on an individual whose work and achievements merit this recognition.
Nominations must include the following information:
a. A letter of nomination describing the nominee’s qualifications for the award, including his/her academic background and achievements, a summary of his/her work and its scope, and a review of the way that this work has contributed to the profession of landscape architecture and its international practice. This should include the nominee’s education and highlights of his/her experience in teaching and lecturing, research/ innovation, practice, professional organizations, publishing, and any other international pursuits. The letter must be no more than three pages in length. (See Nomination Committee below for additional information to be requested from final candidates for the Award.)
b. A letter of support, including confirmation that nominee is a member in good standing, from the nominee’s member association, or a letter of reference from another source attesting to the fact that the candidate is qualified to work in the field of landscape architecture, and that the documents presented are a true reflection of the candidate’s contribution to the profession,must be submitted if someone other than the member association is the nominator.
c. Contact information for both the nominator(s) and nominee, including name, address, email address and phone contact information.
d. All nomination material must be submitted in English.
Submission of Nominations – Due 24 October 2015
Nominations for the Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award must be submitted electronically to the Administrative Headquarters of the International Federation of Landscape Architects in care of:
IFLA Executive Director
International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA)
firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: +32 495 568 285