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Dira Sengwe Leadership in AIDS Award

 

CALL FOR ENTRIES


Dira Sengwe, organisers of the 7th South African AIDS Conference, invites individuals or organisations to enter its Leadership in AIDS Award 2017. This Award will be made to an individual or an organisation that have made an extraordinary contribution in the fight against HIV/AIDS. This may include activities related to human rights, treatment , research and development and access to care for people living with HIV/AIDS.

 

PRIZE
The winner of the Dira Sengwe Leadership in AIDS Award 2017 will be announced at the opening session of the 7th South African AIDS Conference in Durban on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The winner will receive the R80 000 price money.

 

WHO MAY ENTER?
Any South African over the age of 21 years.
Any South African organisation or institution.

 

HOW DO I ENTER?
Submit an essay in English, not exceeding 300 words, that briefly describes the extraordinary actions or activities that the individual or organisation has been involved in. References or sources to verify these actions and activities must accompany every essay.

An entry form is available HERE.  Completed entries can be email to helgas@foundation.co.za

 

CLOSING DATE: 19 May 2017

 

RULES OF THE COMPETITION
1.    Essay must be in English, not exceeding 300 words.
2.    References to verify these actions and activities must accompany every essay.
3.    Only entries submitted on the official entry form will be accepted.
4.    The decision of the judges will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
5.    Members of the Dira Sengwe Board, their family members, and employees or individuals contracted by the Dira Sengwe Board may not enter this competition.