Fort Collins, CO (PRWEB) April 04, 2013
The time to submit nominations for the 2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards is winding down, but the GoAbroad team is pleased to announce an extension of the nomination deadline to Friday, April 12, 2013 at 11:59PM MDT.
The GoAbroad Innovation Awards were launched in 2011, honoring institutions, organizations, and individuals in international educational during the GoAbroad reception at the NAFSA Annual Conference and Expo. 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.
To submit nominations to the 2013 Innovation Awards, and to read more about each award category, please visit the 2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards Nomination Page.
For all study abroad advisors and coordinators, the GoAbroad team also encourages nomination submissions for the People's Choice Award.
Nominating is simple -- all study abroad advisors need to do is fill out the form with their TOP THREE selections of third-party, international education organizations, who they feel are most deserving of the award. Votes will remain anonymous and no names or titles will be shared.
The top five finalists in the People's Choice category will then be voted on by students, to determine the winner of the 2013 People's Choice Award. Visit the People's Choice Award page for more details, including the nomination form.
As a reminder, the 2013 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 Global Access & Equity
6. Innovative Student Video
7. People's Choice Award - International Education Organizations
For fifteen years, GoAbroad.com has been the web's premier resource for meaningful international experiences and alternative travel opportunities, 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 (http://www.fundmytravel.com), the GoAbroad team is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive resources to the field of international education.