Nominations are now open for the Brock University Award for Open Access which will recognize a member of the Brock community who is a champion of open access. Relevant qualifications could include a demonstrated record ofopenly sharing research, participating in projects or platforms advancing open access, or conducting research into open access.
The award includes a grant of $2,500 which may be used either:
- to pay an article-processing charge for an open-access journal, or
- as a donation to support a non-profit open scholarship platform.
Applications/nominations are due Sept. 27, 12:00 p.m. Entries will be judged by a panel including Library employees and past Open Access Award winners. The winner will be announced during an Oct. 21 event celebrating International Open Access Week.
Questions? Contact Elizabeth Yates, Liaison and Scholarly Communication Librarian ~ firstname.lastname@example.org ~ x4469