What is the European Entrepreneurship Education Award?
The European Entrepreneurship Award (EEEA) is presented annually at the European Entrepreneurship Education Workshop in Lund, Sweden. The dates for the workshop for 2018 are not yet set - please make sure to keep your eyes open! The award recognizes an individual or an organization that has contributed to the improvement of entrepreneurship education in academia in Europe.
The award is comprised of the honor and a diploma, as well as a sum of 100 000 SEK.
Purpose of the award
The purpose of the Award is threefold.
It is to:
1. highlight the importance of teaching and learning in the area of entrepreneurship in Europe;
2. further stimulate and promote innovative teaching methods within the field;
3. diffuse the state of the art in entrepreneurial education among scholars, policymakers practitioners, and people involved in entrepreneurship education at the university level.
Who is a potential award winner?
The award winner of the EEEA could be a person or an organization active in Europe.
To be considered a nominee for the EEEA the nominee has to have contributed significantly by developing pedagogic perspectives or ways of teaching entrepreneurship, through education, research or outreach activities.
Criteria for evaluation of nominations include: (1) novelty and innovativeness; (2) potential impact and transferability; and (3) relevance for a public beyond academia.
We ask you to submit your nominations for European Entrepreneurship Education Award 2017 before 15 September 2017 to firstname.lastname@example.org. The nominations should be in the form of a one page Word or PDF document, including name and address of the nominee as well as a short motivation for your choice.