The nomination period for the APLU Food Systems Leadership Award is now open. The award recognizes a leader who has made an extraordinary impact on the food system through leadership and service and who exemplifies the core principles established by the Food Systems Leadership Institute (FSLI), including personal leadership, organizational leadership and food systems leadership. The award also recognizes the leadership, innovation, engagement and service that APLU promotes through its programs.
The APLU Food Systems Leadership Award will be presented at the APLU Annual Meeting held in November. The recipient will be invited to address the current cohort of FSLI Fellows at one of their residential sessions.
The criteria for the award and the directions for submitting along with the nomination form can be found on the FSLI website. Those interested in submitting a nomination can visit the award webpage to get a sense of past awardees’ experience. The submission deadline for nominations is May 15th.