August 31st, 2015:

[Extended] Nominations open for SENIA Awards 2016

SENIA Advocacy Award Social Media CreativeThe Special Education Network in Asia (SENIA), a network of educators, professionals and parents across Asia dedicated to supporting children with special learning needs is looking for the next SENIA Award winners.

With more than 10 years of advocacy for special education, SENIA is awarding the SENIA Advocacy Award and SENIA Student Award. SENIA has chapters in China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Japan and the Philippines.

The SENIA Awards aims to honor students, persons and/or entities who advocate for people with special needs in their community within the Asian region. The winners of the SENIA Awards receive a plaque, two nights’ accommodations and flights to attend the annual SENIA Conference which will be held at the International School Kuala IG_Nom_StudentLumpur Melawati Campus on February 26 to 27, 2016. The winner may bring a chaperone if needed.

Nominations may be made by teachers, principals, service providers, friends and parents. SENIA is also open to self-nominations. For more information about the SENIA Awards, please visit the SENIA website at The deadline for nominations is on December 1, 2015.