2019 Call for Nominations - The William J. Perry Award for Excellence in Security and Defense Education

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April 17, 2019

Every year, the Perry Center recognizes individuals who and organizations that have made significant and sustained contributions advancing mutually supportive approaches to security, fostering transparent and capable defense and security governance institutions, and strengthening institutional capacity in the Americas.

Awardees may be either individuals who or organizations that, through education, research, outreach, and/or scholastic leadership, have contributed to the knowledge base of defense and security practitioners, advanced a cooperative international security environment, and/or promoted sustainable institutional capacity in the Americas. Awardees will have made sustained contributions in their fields in a manner consistent with the Perry Center mission.

Nomination Process:
Send nominations to the Perry Center Selection Committee via award coordinator Michael Mann (see information below). Please include the name of the individual or organization nominated and the nominator, contact information for both, a justification for the nomination, and supportive material(s). Nominations may be made in either English or Spanish. The total package should not exceed 3,000 words, inclusive of photographs and supporting material(s).

All nominations are due at the Perry Center by the close of business on June 30, 2019

Submit all nominations to Michael Mann at mannm@ndu.edu and/or Perry Center Award Committee, ATTN: Michael Mann, Abraham Lincoln Hall, 260 5th Avenue, Washington, DC  20319-5066