Excellence in IVLP Programming Awards

The International Visitor Leadership Program would not be as powerful and impactful without the efforts and commitment of dedicated individuals who create stellar exchange programs that leave lasting impressions on both participants and American hosts.

In support of continued programming excellence, Global Ties U.S. annually honors and recognizes exemplary members of our Network with the Excellence in IVLP Programming Awards at the National Meeting.

Award Categories

  • Outstanding All-Volunteer Community-Based Member Programmer
  • Outstanding Paid-Staff Community-Based Member Programmer
  • Outstanding National Program Agency Programmer
  • Outstanding Interpreter
  • Outstanding International Visitor Liaison
  • Outstanding Program Associate

Nomination Process and Timeline

The nomination process begins each fall with members of the Global Ties Network nominating individuals they believe should be considered for an award in these categories. Once nominations are in, members vote for the top three in each category. Finalists are announced at the Global Ties U.S. National Meeting.

For more information or questions, contact membership@globaltiesus.org.

Past Recipients

View this archive of past recipients of the Excellence in IVLP Programming Awards. Those who have previously received an award are not eligible to be nominated within three years following their win.