Finalists 2022

Association of the year

Sponsored by:

Alliance for International Exchange, US

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan), Canada

English Australia, Australia

International Education Association of South Africa, South Africa

National Indian Students and Alumni Union UK [NISAU UK], UK

SENIA International, Global

Universities UK International, UK

Championing diversity award

Sponsored by:

Arden University, UK

Compear Global Education Network, US

Concourse Global, US

Education Abroad at Texas A&M University, US

Fulbright Colombia Commission, Colombia

Ngā Hononga-ā-Kiwa, Aotearoa, New Zealand

Otermans Institute, UK

The Stay Club, UK

Digital innovation of the year - assessment and credentials

Sponsored by:

Convergence.Tech Inc., Canada - Convergence.Tech Identity (C.TI)

futureproof, UK

IDAT, Australia - Secure 360

Online Mathematics Placement Test (OMPT), The Netherlands

Oxford International Digital Institute, Global - ELLT (English Language Level Test)

TOEFL Essentials, US

Digital innovation of the year - learning

Sponsored by:

ACE (Australian Centre for Education), Cambodia - Connecting Cambodia - The ACE App

CIS Abroad, US - Virtual Global Internship & Micro-credential Program

Coventry University, UK - Virtual World Tour

Destination OET, UK

Felsted Global Studies Online, UK

SOWISO / Bolster Academy, The Netherlands

STEM Punks TV, Australia

University Global Partnership Network, UK - The UGPN Academy 2021

Digital innovation of the year - technology

Sponsored by:, Singapore

ApplyProof, Canada

Concourse Global, US

Enroly, UK - CAS Shield

Flywire, Inc. and Manchester Metropolitan University, UK - Flywire Comprehensive Receivables Platform

iSchoolConnect Inc., United States

LeverageEdu, India - Study Abroad with LeverageEdu (App on iOS & Android)

Student Circus, UK

Employability international impact award

Sponsored by:

Aston Business School and Virtual Internships, UK - Work GLOBAL, Stay LOCAL

Davines Talent Greenhouse, Italy

Kaplan International Pathways, UK - Career Focus

SPARK, Iraq - Remote Internship Programme for Refugees/IDPs

Steps Community, Thailand

Study Australia, Australia - Industry Experience Program

Successful Graduate, Australia - Employability microcredentials that develop post-COVID enrolments for Australian education providers

University of East London, UK - Professional Fitness and Mental Wealth provision for International Students

International alumni of the year

Sponsored by:

Alejandra Blanco, Mexico - Torrens University, Australia

Gabriella Blumberg, South Africa - MetFilm School, United Kingdom

Jihan Alassad, Syrian Arab Republic - Virtual Internships & Kiron Open Education Joint Program, UK

Montita Sowapark, US - School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London and International Students House, UK

Nadine Mashingaidze, Zimbabwe - University of Plymouth, UK

Najam Ul Saqib, Pakistan - Toronto Metropolitan (Ryerson) University, Canada

Varsha Devi Balakrishnan, Singapore - Monash University, Australia

Yinbo Yu, China - University College London, UK

International student living award

Sponsored by:

International Students House, UK

Londonist DMC, UK

Nido Student, UK

The Stay Club, UK

University Bridge, US

Yugo, Global,

International student recruitment organisation of the year

Sponsored by:, Singapore

AECC Global, Australia

AHZ Associates, UK

Cialfo, Singapore

KC Overseas Education, India

Leverage Edu, India

Mozaik Play, Australia

Language educator of the year

Sponsored by:

Apollo Education & Training Organisation, Vietnam

EC Language Centres, Malta

English Unlimited, Australia

French in Normandy, France

GlobalExam, France

ILSC Education Group, Canada & Australia

International Language Institute of Massachusetts, US

Marketing campaign of the year

Sponsored by:

Aston University, UK - The Hello Team - ask us anything

ETS China, China - TOEFL and GRE 40th Anniversary in China

Global Wales, UK - Study in Wales International PR & marketing pilot campaign

International Student Enrolment, Education, and Inclusion (ISEEI) at Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University), Canada - ‘Build Your Future’ 2021/2022

The University of Auckland, New Zealand, India Support Programme (ISP)

The University of Exeter, UK - 2021 Commitment Conversion Campaign

Universities UK International, UK - #StickToScience

University of Birmingham, UK - Game Changing Birmingham

Outstanding contribution to the industry

Sponsored by:

Calliope Rodopoulou, Greece

Caroline Esinam Adzogble, Ghana

Denise O'Brien, Australia

Dr Steve Nerlich, Australia

Julio Ronchetti, US/Brazil

Sanam Arora, India

PIEoneer of the year

Sponsored by:

AMOpportunities, US

Climate Action Network for International Educators (CANIE), Global

Hemispheric University Consortium, US

IC3 Institute, US

Mauritius Le Wagon, Africa – Honoris Institution Partner

Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration, US - RESPONSE Campaign: College and University Sponsorship of Refugee Students

The Lygon Group, Australia - The Social Source - an international education social insight solution

University of the People, US

Progressive education delivery award

Sponsored by:

Capilano University | School of Motion Picture Arts, Canada

Centre for Holistic Teaching and Learning, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong - United Nations Sustainable Development Goals International eTournament

CURIOOkids, Global - Future Skills

Edith Cowan University and University of Portsmouth Dual Degrees, Australia

Education New Zealand Manapou ki te Ao (lead organisation) with partners Massey University and AFS Intercultural Programs Inc, New Zealand - Global Competence Certificate

Mosaik Education, UK - Mosaik Dogme Toolkit


upGrad and Liverpool John Moores University, UK - Master of Science in Data Science

Public / private partnership of the year

Sponsored by:

Australian Catholic University and QS Enrolment Solutions, Australia – The Connect2Uni Student Engagement & Retention Partnership

British Council, English UK, International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (IATEFL), Accredited UK ELT centres, English Teaching Associations worldwide, UK and NILE, Global - Partnered Remote Language Improvement (PRELIM) project

Education New Zealand, New Zealand and Massey University, New Zealand and AFS Intercultural Programs Inc, US - New Zealand Global Competence Certificate

Kingston University and UniQuest, UK - International Student Engagement and Conversion

Laspau, Affiliated with Harvard University, US and Banco Santander S.A. (Santander Universidades), Spain - Becas Santander Skills/Innovation in Teaching - Laspau: “Certificate in teaching: exploring and (re)connecting with evidence”

Study NSW and Multiple partners, Australia - International Student Arrivals Pilot Program (ISAPP)

Successful Graduate Pty Ltd and Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Study Australia), Australia - Free microcredentials that encourage post-COVID enrolments with Australian education providers

University of East London (UEL), UK and Unicaf, Cyprus

Real life learning award

Sponsored by:

Absolute Internship, Spain

Harrow International School, Hong Kong

Intern Abroad HQ, New Zealand

InvestIN Education, UK

North Island College, Canada - Interculturality: Interweaving Indigenous Pedagogies

World Association for Cooperative and Work-integrated Education, Canada - Global Challenge

Secondary learning international impact award

Sponsored by:

Alice Smith School, Malaysia

Amerigo Education, US

Heritage International School, Moldova

Kellett School, Hong Kong

Minerva's Virtual Academy, UK

Nord Anglia Education, UK

St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School, Australia

THINK Global School, Global - traveling secondary programme

Student support award

Sponsored by:

Duolingo English Test, US

Goin' Connect, The Netherlands

Interstride, US

INTO University Partnerships, UK

National Indian Students and Alumni Union UK [NISAU UK], UK

Study Melbourne Hubs, Australia

University of Portsmouth, UK - Global Week

Sustainability international impact award

Sponsored by:

Climate Action Network for International Educators (CANIE), Global

De Montfort University, UK - DMU Global Online Learning

EHL, Switzerland - Food operations on global environmental sustainability

Intern Abroad HQ, New Zealand

Manchester Metropolitan University, The British Council and Young Green Tech with strategic partner IM Motors, China

Pagoda Projects, UK

WBAIS, Israel - Global Awareness, Investigation, & Action (GAIA)