We Recognize Innovation

IIE develops and manages prestigious award initiatives to recognize outstanding individuals and projects around the globe.

IIE’s services include:

  • Global outreach and recruitment efforts targeted specifically to the needs of the program
  • Organizing transparent and fair selection processes
  • Management of recognition events
  • Coordination of publicity and branding activities
  • Comprehensive fellowship management

Learn more about our programs that recognize innovation:

Fulbright Science & Technology Award: sponsored by the U.S. Department of State

Rolex Awards for Enterprise: sponsored by Rolex S.A.

Andrew Heiskell Awards—Innovation in International Education: sponsored with generous support from the Heiskell family

Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center Residency Program: sponsored by the Rockefeller Foundation

Victor J. Goldberg IIE Prize for Peace in the Middle East: sponsored by Victor J. Goldberg

GE Foundation TECH Award: sponsored by the GE Foundation

Mark Lazar 
Vice President, Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Institute of International Education
809 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017 USA