Nominations are open from December 1 through February 1 for The Diapason's “20 under 30” Class of 2019. Submit nominations here, by email (to [email protected]), or through postal mail (The Diapason, 3030 W. Salt Creek Lane, Suite 201, Arlington Heights, IL 60005).
Nominees will be evaluated on how they have demonstrated such traits and accomplishments as leadership skills, creativity and innovation, career advancement, technical skills, and community outreach. Evaluation of nominees will consider awards and competition prizes, publications, recordings, and compositions, offices held, and significant positions.
Nominations should include the nominee’s name, email, birth date, employer or school, and a brief statement (300–600 words) detailing the nominee’s accomplishments and why he or she should be considered. Please include your own name, title, and company/school/church if applicable, and your email address (or phone number).
Only persons who have been nominated can be considered for selection. Self-nominations are not allowed. Nominees cannot have reached their 30th birthday before January 31, 2019. Persons nominated in past years but not selected may be nominated again.
Evaluation of the nominations and selection of the members of the Class of 2019 will take place in February; the winners will be announced in the May 2019 issue of The Diapason.