Award for International Understanding

This award is designed to recognise students in an international school that are actively involved in promoting international understanding. The nominated student holds some of the following qualities:

  • Be a good representative of their own country
  • Be positive in their attitude toward the life and culture of others
  • Be a contributing force in the life of the school
  • Be known known for bringing differing people together into a sense of community, thus furthering the cause of international understanding

What you receive from ECIS

  • Each premium member school has one nomination per year
  • Award certificates are sent electronically
  • Award pins, if desired, will be sent by post to the school address on record

Timescales for Nominations

  • Nominations open annually on 1st March and close on 1st May
  • Award nominations received outside these dates will not be considered
  • Please allow up to four weeks for award to be processed


Nominations for 2017 are now closed. Visit us after 1st March to apply for the 2018 award.