Transatlantic Leadership Award

This award is given to an active EAIE member who has provided significant leadership to educational exchange between Europe and North America with a spirit of mutual understanding and respect. The award is supported by a substantial endowment from long-time EAIE member and past President's award winner, Jim Frey. This award was most recently handed out in 2016.

Eligibility criteria

  • The nominee is a member of the EAIE.
  • The nominee has documented achievements in transatlantic cooperation, providing guidance and examples of good practice for individuals active in transatlantic cooperation.

The winner will receive

  • Prize money of €1000.
  • Extensive visibility via all EAIE online channels.
I believe strongly in the need for and the power of transatlantic collaboration and dialogue. I look forward to continue working with the EAIE to foster these crucial global conversations.

Peter Kerrigan

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), USA