Program Excellence Award

The Program Excellence Award recognizes specific programs developed by institutions and organizations to meet a particular identified need. The award may be presented in two categories: Educational Programs and Outreach Programs. Educational programs include innovative courses or modules with an academic focus, and Outreach Programs include on the business community.

Past Award Winners


Metro Chicago Exports
Chicago, IL


Emerging and Frontier Markets Seek Expatriates With Specialized Training: A Set of Training Modules
Texas State University, McCoy College of Business
San Marcos, TX


Trade Connect
Los Angeles Regional Export Council
Los Angeles, CA

World Trade Day: Plug In to the Global Economy
World Trade Center Denver
Denver, CO

The Ohio Export Internship Program
Ohio Development Services Agency
Columbus, OH

University of Texas at San Antonio International Trade Assistance Center
San Antonio, TX


GlobalTarget Program
Centers for Outreach and Engagement,  Monte Ahuja College of Business, Cleveland State University
Cleveland, OH

A Trade Support Website
SBDC International Trade Assistance Center, University of Georgia
Athens, GA


A Performance Metrics Regimen for State Export Promotions Programs
Pennsylvania Office of International Business Development Center for International Trade
Harrisburg, PA


Zweibruecken Business and Cultural Exchange Program with the University of the Incarnate Word
University of the Incarnate Word
San Antonio, TX