HRH Prince Henrik's Medal of Honour

His Royal Highness Prince Henrik's Medal of Honour

The Diploma of the Danish Export Association & HRH Prince Henrik's Medal of Honour is awarded in recognition of an outstanding effort in promoting and marketing Danish products and services abroad.

Deadline for next nominations: 2 September 2016

Background 

In 1982, the National Association for Danish Enterprise, Dansk Arbejde, founded this prestigious award in close co-operation with the Royal Danish Court and the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

 

Recipients

The Diploma and Medal are awarded in recognition of an outstanding effort in promoting and marketing Danish products and services abroad,

The Award is given to agents, distributors, subsidaries or companies based abroad approximately fifteen times a year.

His Royal Highness Prince Henrik, another member of the Royal Family or a worthy representative of the Royal Danish Court presents the winner with the award in the recipient's country.

The Danish Export Association administers the award in close co-operation with the Danish Trade Council and the embassy in the recipient's country.

Any exporter of Danish products or services can nominate their agents and partners abroad as possible recipients of the award. 

Danish Embassies, Consulate Generals and the Danish Export Association may also nominate candidates.

 

Diploma and Medal

The Diploma's calligraphy is designet by Ingvard Zangenberg, while the Medal, which bears the portrait of His Royal Highness, Prince Henrik, was designed and engraved by medallist Frode Bahnsen and struck at the Royal Danish Mint.

 

Export Award Brochure

The Export Award Brochure can be downloaded in pdf here 

 

Danish Export Association

The Danish Export Association is a private, non-profit association for the purpose of encouraging trade between Danish and foreign companies.

Its more than 500 members make it the largest in Denmark, and we host a large number of networks within key industries representing manufacturers, consultants and service providers, making it an excellent platform to locate new business partners and suppliers.