The awards aim to celebrate the outstanding contribution international students make to communities throughout NSW and recognise excellence in international student engagement.
There are two categories open for nominations:
International Student of the Year Award
This award showcases the initiatives and achievements of international students in NSW.
Education Providers will be invited to nominate a current international student who:
- is an inspirational role model to their community
- has demonstrated an achievement or contribution that adds value to the community through touching the lives of others, and/or participating in the community, and /or volunteer work.
The award is offered in four categories: Schools; English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS); Vocational Education and Training (VET), and Higher Education.
International Student Community Engagement Award
The award recognises the contribution of education providers, businesses and community groups in NSW that support international students to connect with the community through programs and initiatives.
The award is offered in two categories: Education Provider and Business / Community Group.
Online nominations for all award categories will open 1 May 2016.
Watch a video of last year’s ceremony.