Stay up to date for the upcoming interviews to learn from the pioneers behind the projects; understand the models they created; find out how they achieved results and overcame obstacles, and what they plan for the future.
Applications for the WISE Awards 2011 will be accepted until 31 May 2011 through the WISE website.
Watch the trailer and spread the word to make sure great projects get the recognition they deserve.
WISE Awards 2011 key steps:
Submission period for the preliminary stage 1 April – 31 May
Pre-Jury evaluation for selection of 20 finalists June
Finalists to complete detailed submission July
Jury evaluation of finalists August
Announcement of winners From mid September
Awards Ceremony 1-3 November
Fifteen years ago, a mere dream shared by a handful of friends in Karachi that led to the inception of The Citizens Foundation (TCF), has now turned into a movement of the citizens of Pakistan. Immense support from donors and friends, their trust and our combine hard work have made TCF reach a landmark – educating 102,000 deserving girls and boys across Pakistan and Azad Jummu & Kashmir.
With the begining of the new academic session of April 2011, 730 purpose-built TCF school units will be welcoming 102,000 students dwelling in hundreds of bleak urban slums and far flung rural areas across the country. Read more
This blog is host to the representatives of the WISE Awards winning projects. From social entrepreneurs to providers of free learning materials on the Internet, all are pushing forward the frontiers of 21st-century education.