Deadline: 15 January 2017
The Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia, has currently launched nominations for the 2017 Allard Prize for International Integrity, awarded biennially to an individual, movement or organization that has demonstrated exceptional courage and leadership in combating corruption, especially through promoting transparency, accountability and the Rule of Law.
Corruption and human rights violations are serious global issues that erode the foundation of a just society. The Allard Prize for International Integrity is one of the world’s largest prizes dedicated to the fight against corruption and the protection of human rights.
The Allard Prize of up to CAD $100,000 is awarded biennially to recipients for their combat against corruption. Additional prizes may also be awarded.
The award welcomes nominations from all types of individuals, movements and organizations. Nominees could include prominent world leaders, grass roots activists, social movements, charitable groups dedicated to specific social issues or other corporate bodies, whether for-profit or not.
How to Apply
To submit a nomination, one must complete the online form available on the given website.
For more information, please visit Allard Prize for International Integrity.