International Education Awards

The nomination period for the BCCIE International Education Awards is now closed.

The annual BCCIE International Education Awards recognize the professionalism, dedication and efforts of an exemplary group of experts and practitioners in the field of International Education in British Columbia. Each year's winners represent a broad range of leaders from all parts of the sector and who represent the best and brightest in our province. For more background information, please refer to our listing of previous winners.

The deadline to submit a nomination is April 22, 2018. 

The BCCIE International Education Awards will be decided by a peer committee and awarded in the following categories:

  • Outstanding Program in International Education Award
    This is awarded to an institution, district or program to recognize high quality and highly creative programming in International Education.
  • Rising Star in International Education Award
    This award recognizes tomorrow’s leaders, our up-and-coming talent, and the next generation of leaders and practitioners in the field of International Education.
  • Excellence in International Education Marketing Award
    This award recognizes excellence and success in support of the education export sector in British Columbia and the marketing of our world-class education system.
  • International Education Distinguished Leadership Award
    This award recognizes the unique and important accomplishments and contributions of an international educator or member of the community who has effected change and leadership in the field of International Education in a senior leadership position.
  • Friend of BC*
    This award recognizes the long-term dedication, work and commitment of an individual or individuals who have made significant contributions in support of International Education in British Columbia, and in so doing, made the goals of BCCIE so much more attainable.
  • International Education Distinguished Service Award*
    This award recognizes the unique and important accomplishments and contributions of an international educator or member of the community who has supported change and the smooth running of the International Education machinery often “leading from behind” and whose work will have a lasting impact.
  • International Education Lifetime Achievement Award*
    This award recognizes the long-term contributions made and the far-reaching impacts realized over a career of commitment to BC’s International Education sector.

*Occasional BCCIE award categories