GoAbroad.com Announces the 2014 Innovation Awards

GoAbroad.com gears up to recognize and celebrate innovation in international education with the 4th Annual GoAbroad Innovation Awards. Nominations are now being accepted through April, 4, 2014.

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2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards
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.

Fort Collins, CO (PRWEB) January 30, 2014

GoAbroad.com is thrilled to announce the nomination form for the 2014 Innovation Awards is live, and individuals are encouraged to send in their submissions. Nominations will be accepted until Friday, April 4, 2014.

To read more about each of the 2014 award categories, and to submit nominations, please visit the Innovation Awards site on GoAbroad.com here:

http://www.goabroad.com/awards

The GoAbroad Innovation Awards were launched in 2011, honoring institutions, organizations, and individuals within international education. 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. The 2014 Innovation Awards also introduces a new award category geared towards the mission and values of STA Travel, an exclusive partner of the GoAbroad Innovation Awards.

The STA Travel Start the Adventure Award will recognize an individual who has made meaningful travel more accessible to students and young travelers. Award nominees can either be a student, alumni, or professional. Two STA Travel vouchers (valued at $1000 each) will be distributed alongside the award. One STA Travel voucher will be given to the individual winner and the second voucher is awarded to the winner’s organization/institution.

Nominations are for the Innovation Awards are evaluated and decided upon by a selective group of international education professionals known as the Innovations Academy. Individuals may nominate their own or another organization/institution, as well as other individuals for an Innovation Award.

The 2014 GoAbroad Innovation Award categories are:

1. INNOVATION IN MARKETING/SOCIAL MEDIA
2. INNOVATIVE NEW PROGRAM
3. INNOVATION IN TECHNOLOGY
4. INNOVATION IN SUSTAINABILITY
5. INNOVATION IN ACCESS & EQUITY
6. INNOVATIVE STUDENT VIDEO
7. PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD - International Education Organizations
8. THE STA TRAVEL START THE ADVENTURE AWARD

Nomination instructions and important deadlines are included on the nomination form.

About GoAbroad.com
GoAbroad.com has been the web’s premier resource for meaningful international experiences and alternative travel opportunities for fifteen years, providing the most up-to-date and accurate information on programs available worldwide. From GoAbroad’s GoMedia services, which offer a distinct range of internet marketing solutions for international educators, to the prestigious GoAbroad Innovation Awards, and the newest initiative – FundMyTravel – an online crowd funding site to help students raise money for meaningful travel experiences, the GoAbroad team is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive resources to the field of international education.


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