This year, the Golden HSE Award Committee received a record-breaking 429 nominee applications for awards in all categories. This is the highest number of nominees in Golden HSE history. For example, in 2018, there were 378 nominees, and in 2017, there were a total of 354. This year, the largest portion of nominations were in the Silver Nestling category with 199 nominees.
In other categories the figures are as follows:
Golden Person – 66 nominees
University Teaching Success - 55 nominees
School Teaching Success - 32 nominees
Alumni Success - 28 nominees
Achievement in Research - 20 nominees
Contribution to the Development of HSE - 19 nominees
Best Expert - 10 nominees
In the coming days, the jury will compile a nominee short list, which will be published online on November 18. Then the Contest Committee will select the winners. The winners will be announced at the Golden HSE Award Ceremony on November 27th. The ceremony will be held in the newly renovated Cultural Centre Hall on Pokrovsky Boulevard.
Together with the HSE Academic Secretary, Natalia Savelieva, HSE News Service reminisces about how HSE’s most important award was conceived and how it has changed since it was started in 2001.
Here we have put together a list of frequently asked quesitons about who can win the award, how the winners will be selected and how you can support the nominees