WDSD Awards

DSi announces awards in voluntary, professional and scientific categories to coincide with World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) on the 21 March each year. Any DSi member or member organisation can nominate an individual, group or organisation whose activities have improved quality of life for people with Down syndrome or have contributed to scientific advancement related to Down syndrome

Please note that in order to nominate an individual, group or organisation for a WDSD award, you must be a member of DSi

Nominations must be received by 31 January each year in order to be considered for an award on 21 March in the same year.

Nominations are submitted by nomination form. Please follow the links below to download the form relevant to your nomination:


WDSD Voluntary and Professional Awards - NOMINATION FORM

WDSD Scientific Awards - NOMINATION FORM


These forms contain information on the completion and submission of nominations, nominee categories and the selection criteria. If you require further information or clarification, please contact our International Office.


Down Syndrome International announces recipients of World Down Syndrome Day Awards - Down Syndrome International - 13 March 2015


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