Award nominations - what you need to know

The call for nominations for the 2020 CIM Awards is now open!
Nominations will be accepted until January 25, 2020.

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Who can nominate a candidate?

CIM house awards are nominated by and/or awarded to CIM members only, while sponsored awards are open for general nomination. Members of the Awards Judging committee shall not be party to the nomination process. 

How do I nominate a candidate?

Each award has its own conditions. Please ensure that the nominee meets the criteria. See the Awards section to find out more about each award and what it takes to submit a complete nomination. 

  1. Click on Nominate a candidate.
  2. Click on the Award name for which you wish to submit a nomination. 

IMPORTANT:  In total, 24 awards are up for nomination each year, some with more than one category. Nomination goes as follows:

Supporting documents

  • Nominations must be submitted with one or several supporting pieces such as the candidate’s CV, biography, published articles or other required materials.
  • Nominations for the Distinguished Lecturers must include a lecture abstract. 
  • All requirements are clearly listed on each of the nomination pages. 

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