Best Practices in International Education Award

Equity, Inclusion and Social Justice International Education
Application Deadline: October 15, 2019 | Award Type: knowledge community

The NASPA International Education Knowledge Community recognizes student affairs involvement and collaboration in international education related programs and services around the world.

The goals of these awards are as follows:

  • To encourage recognition of innovative ideas and practices that will help create and sustain new opportunities for international and domestic students;
  • To generate conversation among student affairs professionals regarding internationalization and intercultural initiatives;
  • To inspire awareness and appreciation related to the benefits of international education in the higher education field.

 

 

 

Presented By

International Education

Recipients

Current Recipients


Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: Intercultural Awareness and Programming
UMBC’s International Student Career Development Initiative - University of Maryland, Baltimore County


Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: International Programming
Carolina Global Scholars - University of South Carolina


Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: Student Affairs Global Partnerships
Ireland Summit - University College Dublin


Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: Study Abroad Programming
Purdue Promise - Purdue University

 

Past Recipients

2017 | Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: Study Abroad Programming

Discover Ghana 2015 - University of North Carolina Ashville

2017 | Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: International Programming

The First Year Dialogue (FYD) - New York University Abu Dhabi

2017 | Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: Global Partnerships

Books & Beyond - Indiana University Bloomington

2017 | Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: Study Abroad Programing

Higher Education and Student Affairs Leadership (HESAL) Graduate Preparation Program - University of Northern Colorado

2018 | Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: International Programming

Global Monarch Club : Connect Globally Engage Locally - Old Dominion University

2018 | Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: Global Partnerships

University of Hawai'i at Manoa and Federation University Resident Assistant Exchange Program - University of Hawai'i at Manoa

2018 | Best Practices in International Higher Education Award: Study Abroad Programing

Freshman Seminar Abroad (FSA) - Michigan State University

Award Criteria

  • Description – details of the program, its context, and the context of the institution(s)
  • Justification – how does this award connect to the purpose of the NASPA International Education Best Practices award?
  • Innovation – program approach takes into account various perspectives, resources, or partnerships; innovation is judged based on the context of the program 
  • Examples – program can provide examples of its impact, effectiveness on participants