The Sol Katz Award for Geospatial Free and Open Source Software (GFOSS) will be given to individuals who have demonstrated leadership in the GFOSS community. Recipients of the award will have contributed significantly through their activities to advance open source ideals in the geospatial realm.
Yesterday Frank posted official call for nominations:
The Open Source Geospatial Foundation would like to open nominations for the 2008 Sol Katz Award for Geospatial Free and Open Source Software.
The winner will be announced on at the FOSS4G 2008 conference closing plenary in Cape Town, South Africa.