Deadline: 10 April 2017
Human Rights Tulip, an award of the Dutch government, organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, is currently open for nominations recognising courageous human rights defenders who promote and support human rights in innovative ways.
Since its establishment in 2008, the Human Rights Tulip has been awarded to individuals and organisations from a variety of countries. The prize is intended to help human rights defenders to learn from each other. The winner of the Human Rights Tulip will be awarded the tulip-shaped bronze statuette, designed by the Dutch artistic duo Huub & Adelheid Kortekaas.
The winner will receive extensive training and support worth €25,000,-. On top of this, a prize of €75.000 is given to the winner to further develop or expand the scale of the human rights defender’s work for human rights.
Anyone can submit nominations for the Human Rights Tulip.
How to Apply
Nominations can be made by filling in the nomination form and submitting via email at the address given on the website.
For more information, please visit Human Rights Tulip.