The application window for 2019 is closed. Application window for the 2020 Award will open March 1, 2020 and close August 31, 2020.
( All submitted materials must be submitted in English and will become the property of The Sigourney Award Trust. )

Application can be completed and submitted by the nominee (self-nominations are accepted) or by a third-party nominator.

To complete the application, you will need to provide:

  • name, email, address, phone

  • 1,000-2,000 word statement by nominee of impact of work

  • 150 word summary of work

  • Optional – letter of recommendation (maximum of three) Note:  Letters may also be emailed directly to: with the applicant’s name and “letter of recommendation” in the subject line.

  • Photo (minimum of 1200x1200 pixels for use only in promoting winners)

Please email Co-Trustee Barbara Sherland if you have any issues applying online.