Call for nominations 2018

The call for nominations for the Terminology Awards is now open.
The two International Terminology Awards are the International Award for Outstanding Achievement in Theoretical/Fundamental Research in the Field of Terminology, and the International Award for Applied Terminology Research and Development. Submissions may consist of doctoral theses or masters dissertations in any language, but must be accompanied by a ten-page summary in English.
The Awards are open to candidates from all over the world. Submitted theses or dissertations will be evaluated on the basis of the innovativeness of their content and how they contribute towards further developing applied research and development in the field of terminology.
Candidates are required to submit their candidature online by May 30, 2018.
Contact the President of the Jury, Anca Velicu, for any further information.


The Jury composition is the following:


Anca-Marina Velicu, president (University of Bucharest, Romania)

Ana Ostroški, vice president (Institute of Croatian Language and Linguistics, Croatia)


Georgeta Ciobanu (Politehnica University of Timişoara, Romania)     

Rute Costa (FCSH, University Nova de Lisboa, Portugal)  

Marjeta Humar (Institute of the Slovenian Language, Slovenia)             

Corina Lascu-Cilianu, (Académie d'Études Économiques de Bucarest, Roumanie)       

Nina Pilke (University of Vaasa, Finland)

Maria Popova (Institute for Bulgarian Language - Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgary)      

Frieda Steurs (KU Leuven, Belgium)  

Maria Teresa Zanola (Assiterm; Realiter, Italy)


REGULATIONS for the International Terminology Awards.


EAFT Secretariat


Mallorca, 272

08037 Barcelona


Contact :


The Awards Ceremony will take place during the IX Terminology Summit, which will be held in San Sebastian, in the Kursaal Congress Centre, on 22-23 November 2018. 








Terminology research in musicology and the humanities
25 -26 May

4-6 July
Lyon 2 University

First International Conference in Terminology
Tbilisi, 14-16 September

IX EAFT Terminology Summit 
22-23 November
San Sebastian
Basque Country