Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education

ASCILITE Awards Criteria & Application Forms

There are three ASCILITE awards that members are welcome to apply or nominate for:

  • Innovation Award
  • Life Member Award
  • Fellow Award

If you would like to view past award winners, you will find them under the "About" section of the website or simply use these links to view specific winners in each category – Innovation & Excellence award, Life Members, ASCILITE Fellows.


ASCILITE Innovation Award

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The ASCILITE Innovation Award was introduced in 2011 as the Innovation & Excellence Award.  It celebrates work undertaken by an individual or team of people in support of the exemplary and research informed use of technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education. Innovation is defined as a new idea, device or process. It is something original that “breaks into” teaching and learning in the tertiary sector.

Applications for this award are likely to include:

  • Innovative solutions which promote the exemplary and research informed use of technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education.
  • Product development projects which promote the exemplary and research informed use of technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education.
  • Large-scale implementation initiatives which promote the innovative, exemplary and research informed use of technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education.
  • Major professional development initiatives which promotes the exemplary and research informed use of technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education.

ASCILITE Life Member Award

An ASCILITE Life Member Award is a prestigious award that recognises the significant service and/or sustained contribution of an ASCILITE member to the Society. Life Member Awards are the highest recognition of achievement made by ASCILITE. This award is made only when an appropriate candidate meets the criteria. This means that the award may not be presented every year.  Life members do not pay memberships fees.


ASCILITE Fellow Award

The ASCILITE Fellow Award aims to recognise the outstanding contributions of individual ASCILITE members in the exemplary use of, and/or research into, technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education. The nature of these contributions will be in at least two of the following categories:

  • Professional mentoring that encourages and supports the exemplary use of technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education.
  • Professional leadership in the development, application or implementation of exemplary technology-related projects for teaching and learning in tertiary education.
  • Sustained innovations in practice in the exemplary use of technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education.
  • Quality research in the use of technologies for teaching and learning in tertiary education leading to significant new knowledge and/or understandings.

The Fellow Award can be awarded to the same person more than once; however, the award cannot recognise the same achievement more than once.


Award Forms


2016 Nomination Due Dates

The due date for all award nominations and applications is 17 October 2016.


Further Information

For more information on the ASCILITE awards contact the Secretariat.

Institutional Members
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