Partner hír | 20-10-2021

News | Higher education

The PROFFORMANCE consortium announces an International Higher Education Teacher Award in partner countries: Austria, Croatia, Czechia, Georgia, Hungary and Serbia.

The purpose of this Award is to identify, acknowledge and recognize excellent teaching practices and to provide opportunities not only for sharing and exchanging best examples, but also to encourage cooperation between the Higher Education Institutions of the European Higher Education Area.

Who can apply

Teaching staff of state-recognized higher education institutions in the consortium partner countries.

What can be the content of an application

Good practices in the following categories:

  • Category 1. Student-centred course design
  • Category 2. Innovative teaching and learning
  • Category 3. Students’ learning assessment
  • Category 4. Impact and mission with and for society

In the evaluation the following horizontal aspects are worth extra points:

  • Digitalization
  • Internationalization
  • Inclusion and diversity
  • Sustainability

Why to apply

  • to present your best practice at a large international conference in 2022
  • to become a member of the PROFFORMANCE network, where you can share and find best practices relevant to HE teachers’ activities.
  • to get publicity and promotion of your good practice.
  • to find tools for improving your teaching practice and to motivate your students.
  • to find partners for possible cooperation projects.
  • to get good references for project applications.

Where to apply

Till when to apply

Applications should be submitted with the approval of the superior of the applicant (head of department/dean/rector/etc.) by 22th December 2021 (the deadline has been extended) at the latest, using the application platform directly on the PROFFORMANCE website.

Evaluation and awards

The submissions will be evaluated by an international jury consisting of independent experts of the field.

The best practices of the awardees will be promoted in diverse publications, newsletters, websites including, and will be available at the “PROFFORMANCE best practices of teaching excellence” database at website.

Last modified: 13-12-2021