INTERNATIONAL DIVISION AWARDS
 

Distinguished Service Award
 

SELF-NOMINATIONS ARE NOT ALLOWED

Purpose:
The Distinguished Service Award (DSA), our highest award, recognizes a member for leadership, dedication and service to the profession in the international arena. In addition, the award recognizes this person’s participation in the International Division and contributions to AECT at large.

Eligibility:
An individual who

● Has a record of outstanding service to the profession in an international arena for at least ten years;
● Has shown continuous outstanding service and devotion to the community of educational communications and technology for professionals and students;
● Has provided service in the International Division at multiple levels;
● Is a current member of the International Division and has been a member of the Division for at least three years


Review Criteria:
● A letter of nomination by one International Division member;
● A letter of support from at least one additional AECT member;
● Nominee’s Portfolio/CV link

Selection:
The International Division Award Committee will review nominations and select a recipient.

Nomination Procedures:
Self-nominations are not allowed. To nominate someone for the DSA, click the online nomination link listed here and below. From there, please briefly describe the nominee’s service in the International Division and AECT. Please provide the nominee’s service in the profession in an international setting (past and current).

The principal nominator should complete the Nomination Information column in the electronic form and provide information about him/herself as the first required reference. In addition, the principal nominator needs to provide information about a second required reference including at least a full name and an email address. AECT will send an email invitation to the references for a letter of support.

Nomination Form: Click Here to Submit a Nomination.

Nature of Award: A plaque of achievement

Presentation: Presented during the awards ceremony at General Session at Convention.

Funding And Support: International Division

Nominations due by: August 31, 2021

Award Management on behalf of AECT: International Division

Contact : International Division Award coordinator, internationalawards@aect.org

 

PAST RECIPIENTS

2019
 • Patricia A. Young
2018
 • Dr. Danilo M. Baylen
2016
 • Dr.Chih-Hsiung Tu
2015
 • Cheng-Chang (Sam) Pan, Ph.D.
2014
 • Cengiz Hakan Aydin
 • President Uzaffer Elmas
2012
 • Robert Doyle
2010
 • Lauren Cifuentes
2009
 • Thomas Luschei
 • Abbas Johari
 • Xiaoxue Charles Wang


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