Tony Adams Award for Excellence in Research

This award was launched in honour of Tony Adams whose dedicated work in the field of international education and exceptional commitment to the EAIE have left a global legacy. The award recognises a Master’s thesis, PhD thesis, article or paper that demonstrates innovativeness, influence and impact on theory of internationalisation of higher education and/or importance to the practice of international education. 

Most recent winner

The EAIE has played a major role in highlighting the significance of international higher education for teaching and research. I am honoured to join forces with EAIE and continue to pursue that objective.

Ellen Hazelkorn

BH Associates Education Consultants, Ireland

Eligibility criteria

  • The nominee has researched and written a Master’s thesis, PhD thesis, article or paper on a topic in any of the areas of interest to the EAIE Expert Communities, or any other dimension of international education, with a preference for European developments in the internationalisation of education.
  • The work combines and addresses both theory and practice.
  • The nominee is not required to be an EAIE member. The nominator must be an EAIE member.

The winner will receive

  • A fee waiver for the Annual EAIE Conference.
  • Depending on the nature of the research, the opportunity to publish the paper as an article in one of the EAIE's publications.
  • Extensive visibility via all EAIE online channels.