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Who are eligible for the prize?

The prize is awarded to a person or organisation that has worked predominately to promote trade union rights and/or strengthen trade union organisations. Deceased persons cannot be nominated.

Who can nominate candidates?

Representatives and employees of trade unions throughout the world can nominate candidates for the prize.

Nomination requirements

The nomination must include arguments why the candidate deserves the prize. It must also be clear who is making the nomination and the nominator’s relation to the proposed candidate.

Nominations must be completed in one of the following languages: Norwegian, English, French or Spanish.


Deadline for nominations is January 1 every year.

Nominations can be submitted by completing the form below or by e-mail with the required information to

Thank you for your nomination!

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