Karolinska Institutet’s Sustainability Award

Many students and staff at KI promote sustainability in different ways. The aim of KI's Sustainability Award is to celebrate and inspire continued and new actions for sustainable development at KI.

What does the award entail?

The winner is presented at KI's Sustainability Day and is awarded a diploma and a check of SEK 30 000 to develop or enhance the awarded initiative or activity at KI.

Who can nominate for the award?

Heads of departments and directors at KI are encouraged by direct invitation to nominate one or several candidates for the award. The motivation should include examples of how candidates has contributed to sustainability work within KI, as well as the effects the work has had and is expected to have in the future. Deadline for nomination is April 2, 2024.

How is the award decided?

KI's Council for Environment and Sustainable Development decides on the award, based on a review of the nominations made by an assessment group.

Recipients of the award

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