Best Lifelong Learning Initiative 2024

The Best Lifelong Learning Initiative award is to recognise the efforts of AMBA & BGA schools that are reinventing teaching and learning among students, graduates, alumni networks and custom and executive education.

The winning entries will showcase the impact and success these initiatives have had not only to students but also to the business school. 

AMBA-accredited and BGA member, validated and accredited business schools are invited to nominate themselves if they think they are eligible based on the Award Criteria. 


  • Ineligible entries may be disqualified at any phase of the competition without notification
  • Late submissions will be ineligible
  • Incomplete submissions will be ineligible

AMBA & BGA welcome entries showing practices in: 

  • Alumni relations 
  • Teaching and learning 
  • Leadership 
  • Curriculum 
  • Other areas with significant impact 

 Awards criteria  

  • The entry has transformed the lifelong learning landscape  
  • There has been genuine interaction from learners with the initiative  
  • The initiative has been running for between three months and two years (i.e. from June 2023 to June 2021) 
  • There is genuine alumni engagement 
  • Examples of positive impact to the end user  
  • The initiative has addressed a skills gap in the local or global market 

Judging format 

Shortlisted Schools will be required to provide a school biography, logo (jpeg and eps), and answers to why they should win this award which we will use for marketing purposes.  

This category is sponsored by: Canvas by Instructure

The Canvas Learning Management Platform is developed and fully supported by Instructure, a SaaS technology company dedicated to helping people learn from the first day of school to the last day of work.


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Canvas is a simple, engaging, reliable, and open Learning Management Platform that also facilitates easy integration with over 400+ education technology partners to support your digital campus today and well into the future.

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