Nominations for Nordic Free Software Award 2018

The Nordic Free Software Award is honouring people from the Nordic countries who've made prominent contributions to the advancement of Free Software. The jury consists of previous years' winners, making the award a true recognition from ones peers. The award was first handed out in 2007 and will be awarded again in 2018 at the FOSS-North conference on the 23rd of April 2018 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Nominations for the award should be accompanied with information about the nominee and their work, and be handed in by the 28th of February 2018.

Past winners include Ole Tange, Otto Kekäläinen, Erik Josefsson, Bjarni Rúnar Einarsson, Simon Josefsson, Daniel Stenberg and Mats Östling.

There are 4 questions in this survey.


Name of the person you would like to nominate for the Nordic Free Software Award
Please provide a short biography of the person you nominate

Give a motivation (4-5 sentences) for why you nominate this person

Give as much contact and other information as you have for the person you nominate. Social media handles, GitHub/GitLab/Git accounts, blog addresses, etc are appreciated.

In addition, an E-mail address is helpful to make sure we can reach a potential winner (it's not strictly necessary, but if you have it, we don't have to look around for it!)