Esperantist of the Year

The Esperantist of the Year (Esperantisto de la Jaro) is an honorary designation bestowed each year by the editors of the Esperanto-language monthly La Ondo de Esperanto (English: The Wave of Esperanto). The award recipient is selected by an international jury led by Halina Gorecka, the Russian publisher of the magazine.

Trezoro Huang Yinbao, Esperantist of the Year 2017
Stefan MacGill, Esperantist of the Year 2016
Chuck Smith, Esperantist of the Year 2015

The Esperantist of the Year award was created in 1998.

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In 2001 Osmo Buller and Claude Piron received an equal number of votes, but according to rules in effect that year, Buller was declared the winner, as more nominators had proposed his name.

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