This award honors a center that has developed a significant original innovation in entrepreneurship pedagogy.


Application Criteria

  • Clearly describe the pedagogical innovation your center has developed.
  • Briefly discuss the rationale for creating this original innovation to include how stakeholder interest and support were gathered.
  • Provide examples for how this innovation is being used at your center and perhaps elsewhere.
  • Appendix:
  • Provide up to two (2) other items of your choice that demonstrate the innovativeness of your pedagogical approach.


Judging Criteria

  • Met all the requirements of the award application. GCEC will not accept applications that do not follow the instructions for submission.
  • Responded effectively to the specific criteria for this award as listed in the Application Criteria section. Each requirement as outlined in the Application Criteria will be judged on a 5 point scale, with 5 being exceptional.


Application Submission Requirements

  • One PDF file no more than 4MB in size and labeled with center’s name and containing:
  • Application no more than 5 pages in length with normal font and margins.
  • Required appendix materials (do not count in 5 pages).


Award and Nomination Information