The WISE Prize for Education

2017 WISE Prize for Education

The 2017 WISE Prize for Education

The 2017 Call for Nominations

The global call for nominations is open until 11:59 PM, GMT, March 31, 2017.

Who can be Nominated?

The WISE Prize for Education recognizes an individual, or a team of up to six, for an outstanding contribution to education. The achievements of the nominated individual or team should have had a significant and lasting impact upon education at any level and should demonstrate an inspiring and visionary approach. 

Selection Process

Nominations will be screened by an expert Committee which will make a pre-selection of no more than 15 candidates whose identities will not be made public. A distinguished international Jury will then consider the nominees and select the Laureate who will be announced at WISE 2017, November 14-16, 2017 in Doha, Qatar.

How to make a Nomination?

Create an account and complete the official nomination form available on the WISE online application system. This form should be completed in English. It should demonstrate how the individual or the team has brought about substantial change and improvement to education and made a lasting impact on a significant scale. Self-nomination will not be accepted.