[Humanist] 27.793 nominations for the Succeed Award?

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Thu Feb 13 10:02:37 CET 2014

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 27, No. 793.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:48:16 +0100
        From: Marco_BÜCHLER <mbuechler at e-humanities.net>
        Subject: Succeed Award - Final Call for Nominations
        In-Reply-To: <52B358E3.1020500 at e-humanities.net>

*Succeed Awards - Call for Nominations*

The Succeed project is proud to announce the Succeed Awards for text
digitisation programmes.


The Succeed awards will recognise the successful implementation of a
digitisation programme, especially those exploiting the latest
technology and the output of research for the digitisation of historical

 1. The winners will be invited to the awards ceremony during the
    Digitisation Days, when distinguished personalities and leading
    institutions in the digitisation domain will participate.

 2. The awards will not convey an additional cash prize, the stress
    being in the recognition of leading initiatives and the world-wide
    dissemination of these achievements. The Succeed project looks for
    the widest impact of this recognition.


Institutions with active digitisation programmes are eligible for the
awards. Consortia are also eligible if represented for this purpose by a
single institution. Members of the Succeed consortium cannot apply for
the awards.


The committee will take into account:

 1. Evidence of the results (efficiency, quality) produced by
    integration of technology in the digitisation workflow.

 2. Extensibility (potential replication/adaptation) of the experience
    to other institutions.

 3. Impact on the preservation of cultural heritage.

 4. Sustainability, coordination with other initiatives, collaborative


The candidatures must be received before *February 15, 2014 (23:59,
CET)* and the results will be announced before April 15, 2014.


Nominations must be signed by a representative of the candidate
institution and submitted online using the Succeed _platform_
 http://www.succeed-project.eu/submission .

The nomination must be written in English according to the
provided _template_
 http://succeed-project.eu/sites/default/files/SucceedAwardsForm.rtf .


 1. Milagros del Corral, UNESCO
 2. Jill Cousins, Europeana
 3. Frank Frischmuth, German Digital Library
 4. Michael Keller, Stanford University Library
 5. Steven Krauwer, Utrecht University
 6. Andrew Prescott, King's College London

For additional information, please
visit _www.succeed-project.eu/succeed-award__s_
 http://www.succeed-project.eu/succeed-awards _ _or contact us
at _succeed at ua.es_ <mailto:succeed at ua.es>.

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen Centre for Digital Humanities (GCDH)
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37073 Göttingen (Heynehaus) 

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