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(PRWEB) February 29, 2012
For those in the field of international education, GoAbroad.com is pleased to announce that nominations to the 2012 GoAbroad Innovation Awards are still being accepted! GoAbroad recently announced the opening of the nominations, and they will continue to be accepted until 11:59PM MST on Friday, April 6, 2012.
In 2011, GoAbroad began honoring institutions, organizations, and individuals in international educational by presenting the GoAbroad Innovation Awards during the GoAbroad reception at the annual NAFSA conference. These awards recognize and celebrate those who are creating initiatives to move the field forward and commend leaders in the community for their efforts to go beyond the conventional. GoAbroad is excited to see what this year’s awards will bring!
Nominations are evaluated and winners are chosen by a selective group of international education professionals known as the GoAbroad Innovations Academy. Those interested in participating may nominate their own or another organization/institution, as well as individuals for an Innovation Award.
The GoAbroad Innovation Awards are divided into the following eight categories:
1. INNOVATION IN MARKETING : Creative and groundbreaking marketing
2. INNOVATIVE NEW PROGRAM : Inventive global programs
3. INNOVATIVE USE OF TECHNOLOGY : Technological advancement towards education
4.INNOVATIVE USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA : Unique communication using social media
5. INNOVATION IN SUSTAINABILITY : Commitment to environmental conservation
6. INNOVATION IN GLOBAL EQUITY & ACCESS : Established leader in the area of diversity
7. INNOVATIVE STUDENT VIDEO : Captures the true essence of international education
8. PEOPLE'S CHOICE : Nominated by advisers, chosen by students
GoAbroad encourages organizations, institutions, individuals and students to apply for these prestigious awards before it’s too late!
Read more about each award on the GOABROAD 2012 AWARDS
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