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Nominate candidates for the 2023 Medals for Distinguished Service

Published: 16 March 2023
One of SLU Medals for Distinguished Service, photo.

Now it's time to nominate recipients of the 2022 Medals for Distinguished Service. All employees can nominate. Nominations must be received by 1 May.

Nominate candidates for the 2023 Medals for Distinguished Service. This year, SLU is awarding its three Medals for Distinguished Service for the fourteenth time. All employees are welcome to nominate candidates, and the deadline for nominations is 1 May.

The medals were instituted by the SLU Board in 2009, and they were awarded for the first time in 2010. The SLU Board decides who will be awarded the medals.

  • The Great Medal for Distinguished Service is reserved for research efforts deemed "remarkable from an international perspective".
  • The smaller gold medal awards "exemplary, exceptional efforts of lasting value".
  • The silver medal goes to a young, promising talent, for example "within the area of innovation and collaboration".

Send you nominations in an e-mail to Helena Pennlöv Smedberg ( no later than Sunday 1 May. Please send both a Word and a pdf version. Put Medals for Distinguished Service as the subject line.

Read more about how to nominate for Medals for Distinguished Service here

Foto: Jenny Svennås Gillner.

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Helena Pennlöv, Academy Steward
Vice-Chancellor's Office, secretariat, SLU 18 67 15 42, +46 730 36 12 59