The award, founded by the Rector of the Jagiellonian University, Mayor of the City of Krakow and Jewish Religious Community of Krakow.
– is awarded annually in two categories:
- In recognition of promoting Christian-Jewish and Polish-Jewish dialogue and cooperation,
- In recognition of the creation of social initiatives for the benefit of the above-mentioned dialogue and cooperation.
A candidate for the award may be an individual or a collective entity.