Awards & Recognitions
USF EDUCATION ABROAD RECEIVES IIE ANDREW HEISKELL AWARD FOR ACCESS AND EQUITY
The University of South Florida (USF) is among seven institutional recipients of the 2019 Institute of International Education (IIE) Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education. The awards honor outstanding international education initiatives conducted by universities and colleges from among the 1,300 member institutions of the IIE Network. USF Tampa is the IIE Heiskell Award Winner for Access and Equity for the University’s Education Abroad Inclusion Initiative.
The Access and Equity Award is given in recognition of innovative programs and services that make study abroad and international programming accessible and equitable for a broader student population, with a special emphasis on specific efforts that led to a strong increase in study abroad participation.
NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED AWARD WINNING PROGRAMMING IN DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION
USF Education Abroad was the recipient of the 2017 Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion in International Education (EDIIE) Award from Diversity Abroad. The mission of the Diversity Abroad organization is to ensure that young people from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds have equitable access to global educational opportunities and are equipped with the knowledge, skills, and experience to be successful in the global marketplace.