David D. Horner Award for Exceptional Service
Candidates should have 10 years of experience in the field with 5 years of experience while in Michigan. Service to the state can include service on or in support of the MAFSA/MAIE team, but may also include mentoring or otherwise serving as a resource to others in the field. Letters of support should delineate the contributions made to the field at the state, regional, or national level. Absent such letters, the nominee’s resume delineating MAFSA/MAIE and NAFSA service would be useful. A committee of past recipients will be convened to select the winner. The winner will be announced at the MAIE annual conference. Click here for Horner Award information and the application. Nominations are due February 10, 2017.
Scott Cooper Award for Excellence in International Student Advising
In honor of his many years of dedicated service to the international student community and the legal profession in State of Michigan, and for his commitment to peer education in the field of international student advising and regulatory affairs, the Michigan Association of International Education is pleased to present Mr. Scott Cooper this newly established Award for Excellence in international Student Advising. This award has been created in Scott’s honor and will be henceforth known as the Cooper Award. Future nominees must have served in the field of international student service/advising for at least five years and they must have demonstrated a tin commitment to both receiving training as well as training others, and they must exceptional dedication to student service. MAIE wants to thank Scott for his many years of service to MAIE and for his commitment to the students and professionals he has encountered through his years in the field of International Education. Please submit a nomination letter and one letter of support for this award to the Chair. Nominations are due February 10, 2017.
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