Through its Senator Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization, NAFSA: Association of International Educators recognizes institutions for overall excellence in internationalization efforts as evidenced in practices, structures, philosophies, and policies. NAFSA's Senator Paul Simon Spotlight Award is presented to institutions with specific innovative international programs or initiatives.

Spotlight Award

Spotlight Award

Comprehensive Award

  • Colorado State University
  • Green River Community College
  • Lone Star College System
  • St. Cloud State University
  • University of South Florida

Spotlight Award

  • Fairfield University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Northwestern University

Comprehensive Award

  • Beloit College in Wisconsin
  • Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
  • Kennesaw State University in Georgia
  • Macalester College in Minnesota
  • New York University

Spotlight Award

  • Barnard College in New York
  • University of Rhode Island
  • University of San Diego in California

Comprehensive Award

  • Carnegie Mellon University in Pennsylvania
  • Hobart & William Smith Colleges in New York
  • Loyola University Maryland
  • Northeastern University in Massachusetts
  • University of San Francisco in California

Spotlight Award

  • Borough of Manhattan Community College in New York
  • La Roche College in Pennsylvania
  • College of the Atlantic in Maine

Comprehensive Award

  • Boston University
  • Connecticut College
  • Pacific Lutheran University
  • Portland State University
  • University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Spotlight Award

  • Berklee College of Music
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • University of California Davis

Comprehensive Award

  • Goucher College
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University
  • Pittsburg State University
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Valparaiso University

Spotlight Award

  • Colorado State University
  • Miami Dade College
  • Webster University

Comprehensive Award

  • Calvin College
  • Elon University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • The University of Oklahoma

 

Spotlight Award

  • Shoreline Community College
  • Valparaiso University

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Comprehensive Award

  • Arcadia University in Pennsylvania
  • Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota
  • Earlham College in Indiana
  • Michigan State University
  • Purdue University in Indiana

Spotlight Award

  • Babson College in Massachusetts
  • Old Dominion University in Virginia
  • University of Richmond in Virginia

Comprehensive Award

  • Colby College in Maine
  • Colgate University in New York
  • Howard Community College in Maryland
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of Kansas

Spotlight Award

  • Columbus State Community College
  • El Camino College
  • University of Denver

Comprehensive Award

  • Bellevue Community College in Washington
  • Binghamton University in New York
  • Duke University in North Carolina
  • St. Norbert College in Wisconsin
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Spotlight Award

  • Juniata College in Pennsylvania
  • Lynn University in Florida
  • Missouri Southern State University
  • Suffolk University in Massachusetts
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Florida
  • University of Notre Dame in Indiana
  • University of Oregon

Comprehensive Award

  • Community College of Philadelphia
  • Dickinson College
  • Eastern Mennonite University
  • Indiana University
  • San Diego State University
  • Yale University

Spotlight Award

  • Duke University
  • Kalamazoo College
  • Kapi'olani Community College/University of Hawaii
  • Middlebury College
  • Montclair State University
  • Randolph Macon Woman's College
  • St. Olaf College
  • Tufts University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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