The CISWA WA International Education Initiative of the Year – Schools Award recognises the work of an individual or team in a Western Australian school that has contributed to the welfare, support or academic success of international students.  The initiative should enhance the student experience in the school and/or in the wider community.

Selection Criteria

You will need to provide a summary which outlines:

  • the initiative or achievements shown by the individual or team
  • the outcomes for the institutions/sector/field of international education
  • who benefited from the initiative/project

2023 Key Dates

  • 25 October – Applications Open
  • 20 November – Applications Close (5pm)
  • 25 November – Judging Completed
  • 8 December – All award winners announced at StudyPerth AGM and End of Year Event

This award is proudly sponsored by

Last year’s joint winners were

Joe Bontempo (left), Manager, International Education, Department of Education WA  presented the WA International Education Initiative of the Year – Schools Award to Kate Simeon, Deputy Director, ASC International and Todd Flanagan, Director, ASC International.

Joe Bontempo, Manager, International Education, Department of Education WA presented the WA International Education Initiative of the Year – Schools Award to Mishayla Webber, International and IEC Student Coordinator, Cyril Jackson Senior Campus.