Application for the 2018 Study Abroad Student of the Year

The 2018 Study Abroad Student of the Year is awarded annually to a study abroad student from the previous academic year who not only benefitted greatly from their study abroad experience, but who continues to view the world from a global perspective. Nominees should be global citizens with a commitment to internationalizing themselves and their surroundings, whether through cultural or academic exchange, research, on-campus activities, and/or community involvement abroad or in the U.S.

Nominations for the 2018 International Education Awards were accepted from all Georgia State University campuses: Atlanta, Alpharetta, Clarkston, Decatur, Dunwoody, and Newton.  Click here for the 2018 International Education Awards webpage.

Eligibility, criteria and nomination process:

  • Nominees must have studied abroad on a Georgia State University sponsored study abroad program or exchange during the past academic year (Fall 2017 – Summer 2018);
  • Nominees must be on campus during the Fall 2018 semester.
  • Nominations are confidential; however, quotations from the nomination forms will be used when the winner is honored;
  • Nominations may come from any Georgia State University staff or faculty member (student nominations will not be accepted).

The application closed October 2, 2018.

Subject heading:  2018 Study Abroad Student of the Year

All 2018 International Education Award Recipients will be honored at the invitation-only International Honorary Reception on Thursday, November 15 at Georgia State University.