EM Ireland's 'European of the Year' Award Nominations

The European of the Year Award recognises and honours individuals or organisations that have made an outstanding contribution to promoting and enhancing Ireland’s place in the EU.

Since it was established in 1988, the title of European of the Year has been awarded to a distinguished list of individuals with backgrounds in art, business, politics and administration.

European of the Year Nominations
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Peter Sutherland (European of the Year 1988)
Sean Kelly (European of the Year 1989)
Brian Friel (European of the Year 1991)
John Hume and Albert Reynolds (European of the Year 1993)
Adi Roche (European of the Year 1995)
Mary Banotti (European of the Year 1997)
David O'Sullivan (European of the Year 1999)
Catherine Day (European of the Year 2015)
Irish Defence Forces (European of the Year 2016)
Enda Kenny (European of the Year 2018)
Michel Barnier (European of the Year 2020)
Emer Cooke (European of the Year 2022)