The Outstanding Contribution Award publicly acknowledges and thanks individuals or associates who have made an outstanding contribution to the AISA community. We show gratitude to those who, through the embodiment of AISA’s values, contribute to our mission of transforming student learning in international schools across Africa.
Each year AISA and our member schools are privileged to be backed by educators who give generously, selflessly and consistently to support AISA’s mission. This award, presented at the AISA Conference, publicly celebrates the achievements and efforts of these individuals. The award is available for up to two individuals each year.
The selection criteria will include two categories:
A. Outstanding Contribution to Educational Leadership in the AISA Region
AISA bestows an annual award on the individual who, in the opinion of the Board, best represents the following:
B) Outstanding Contribution to an AISA Programme (sponsored by Cognia)
This award is aimed at an individual from an AISA member school who contributes their valuable time and expertise to the AISA region and the international education community at large, where they influence and encourage the professional learning of others.
It is offered to an individual who has demonstrably:
Nominations will be evaluated on the impact of the nominee’s work in accordance with AISA’s mission and values.
Nominations can be made online and must be sufficiently detailed for a decision to be arrived at without requests for further information.
Nominations will be evaluated by AISA personnel and forwarded to the AISA Board for final adjudication. Each Board member will have two votes to select the two recipients for the year.
Nomination for 2021-22 outstanding contribution award will open 8th August and close on 3rd September 2021.
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