Submit a Nomination

Who may submit a nomination?

Anyone may nominate, but a nomination will not be considered unless all criteria are met.


What are the criteria for a nominee?

The nominee must be an individual or organization located in the the greater Tacoma area.  

The nominee must have significantly contributed to local, regional, national, or world peace and harmony and/or had a positive impact on the Greater Tacoma area.  In particular, the Committee will look at the nominee's genuine commitment to peace, attention to diversity, hands-on involvement in peace work, longevity of service in peace work, and impact of peace work.  

Further instructions can be found on the nomination form.


When are nominations accepted?

Nominations may be submitted after January 1 and must be postmarked no later than March 31.


When is the Prize announced and awarded?

The name of the recipient will be announced in April, and the award will be presented at the 2016 GTPP Banquet in the fall.


More information about the nomination process and nominee requirements can be found on the nomination form.

Request a Presentation 


We would enjoy making a presentation about the Greater Tacoma Peace Prize to your group or organization and answering any questions you may have. We have put together a short video about the Prize - its origins, laureates, awards, and Nobel Peace Prize activities in Oslo, Norway. Please contact us about visiting your group.

Make a Contribution


The GTPP depends on contributions of any amount from businesses, organizations, and individuals ....


You may send your donation directly to the GTPP postal address.