Introducing the Ellucian Impact Award—Now open for submission
- The Ellucian Impact Award is now open for submission – deadline January 25, 2019, 5 p.m. ET.
- The winning institution will receive a $25,000 grant two finalists will receive $5,000 grants.
The Ellucian Impact Award, which celebrates higher education visionaries who inspire others to push the boundaries of technology and innovation, is now open for submissions. The annual award, previously known as the EllumiNation Award, recognizes a stand-out Ellucian customer institution using technology to produce a better student experience, become more efficient, and to resolve challenges.
The Ellucian Impact Award offers a $25,000 grant for the winning institution and $5,000 grants for two finalists. Winning entries will demonstrate unique vision and innovation, impact on the institution and students, creativity in the application of technology to meet the objectives, and/or impact on the higher education community at large.
“With this new Impact Award, we are celebrating institutions that have modernized or transformed their campuses through the use of technology,” said Jackie Yeaney, Ellucian’s chief marketing officer. “Our customers are making incredible progress to proactively address the evolving needs of students, administrators, and faculty—and through this work they are positively impacting not just the communities they serve, but higher education overall.”
The deadline for submission is January 25, 2019, 5 p.m. ET. Additional award details and nomination form are now available. Ellucian customers are encouraged to nominate their institution for an Impact Award, or work with their account executive on a submission. Winners will be announced and celebrated at Ellucian Live 2019, our annual conference, in New Orleans, Louisiana.