It is for a good purpose. And it is also a recognition of efforts, sacrifices made and struggles overcome in the field of linguistics, translation and interpreting. You can vote for up to 3 of the candidates. The winners will be invited to donate their prize money to a charity of their choosing. Go on and help Inttranet™ elect a winner.
Nominees were selected by Inttranet™ and among them are organizations such as CSOFT (have you heard of the TermWiki Toolbar?) and NBCMI (Nat’l Board for Certification of Medical Interpreters), and individuals such as Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz (who dedicated 45 years to re-translating the Talmud) and Cornelia Brown (“Interpreting for Peace” initiative). The candidates are meritorious. Click here to vote.