European SFS Award Nomination

Nominate the Free Software Contributor of the Year (2023)

Welcome to the European SFS Award, where we celebrate and recognise individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the global Software Freedom culture. 

About the European SFS Award

We are proud to announce our  partnership with the Free Software Foundation Europe (FSFE) and the Linux User Group Bozen-Bolzano-Bulsan, further cementing our dedication to promoting Free Software values on a broader scale. 

How to Nominate

To nominate a deserving individual for the European SFS Award, simply fill out our nomination form. Your input is essential in helping us identify those who have made exceptional contributions to Free Software.

The nomination process is straightforward and respects your privacy. In the Nomination Form (below) you should include:

  • Candidate’s full name
  • A brief biography or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • A concise list of the candidate’s most relevant Free Software projects
  • A short text explaining your motivation for the nomination

You also have the option to submit your name alongside the nomination, but anonymity is respected if you prefer to nominate someone anonymously.

Stay Connected

We encourage you to participate in this celebration of Free Software culture and to share the nomination form with your networks. Our mission is to recognise and honour those who have played a pivotal role in advancing the principles of Free Software. The European SFS Award nomination form will be shared with the mailing lists of both the Free Software Foundation Europe (FSFE) and the Linux User Group Bozen-Bolzano-Bulsan.

Thank you for joining us on this exciting journey. Together, we can make a significant impact on the global Free Software community!

Award Ceremony Information

The European SFS Award ceremony will take centre stage on the first day of the SFSCON conference, on Friday, November 10, 2023. Join us at SFSCON to witness the moment when we honour and celebrate the exceptional contributions to the Free Software culture. For more details about the conference programme and schedule, please visit: SFSCON 2023 Programme.

Nominate Your Free Software Contributor Today!

Do you know someone who has made a significant impact on the world of Free Software?
It’s time to recognise their outstanding contributions. Nominate them for the European SFS Award 2023 and be part of the celebration.

Deadline for Nominations: October 8th, 2023

Fill out the nomination form now!