On March 8, representatives of The James Irvine Foundation Leadership Awards hosted an informational webinar to provide nominators with an overview of the Leadership Awards criteria and offers tips for submitting a competitive nomination.

Watch Highlights:

  • 2:48 – Leadership Awards program overview
  • 5:28 – Selection Committee
  • 6:24 – Selection Timeline
  • 7:45 – Eligibility Criteria
  • 8:04 – Selection Criteria
  • 11:06 – Tips for nominators
  • 27:06 – Q&A

In addition to watching the webinar, we encourage you to review the following:


Ready to nominate a leader? Great! Please submit your nomination here.

As you gather the information you need to prepare your nomination, feel free to collaborate with the leader(s) you plan to nominate – or keep it a secret!

Nominations are due before April 30, 2023 at 11:59 pm PDT. We appreciate your help identifying effective leaders whose work we can elevate and support in 2023. Best of luck with your nomination!