February 23, 2011 - Nominations are now being accepted for the Mann Medal in Ethics and Leadership, awarded by Samford University to recognize achievements that have contributed to a more just and ethical world. Nominees may be individuals, groups or organizations from any field of practice. Following are several key considerations in selecting the honoree:
The work recognized with this award must address a clear need or problem facing society. The results achieved by this work must have significance on a large scale. The work must be exemplary of leadership that inspires others.
Designed by world-renowned artist Malcolm Grear, the Mann Medal bears the “Sheaf of Grain” emblem of the Frances Marlin Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership, symbolizing leadership that cultivates a better world. One medalist each year is honored at a special event in Birmingham, AL, and invited to speak to an audience of university constituencies and community leaders. Click here for a nomination form in pdf format. Nomination deadline for the 2011 Mann Medal: Monday, March 28.