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The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) has announced calls for entries to the 2019 WISE Prize for Education, which acknowledges an individual or a team for contributions to education. Winners receive US$500,000 to support their continued work. The prize was established in 2011 by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser; this year’s winners will be announced at the 2019 WISE Summit in October in Doha, Qatar. Nominations close on February 26. Submit an application ornomination.

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has relaunched its Study in India initiative. First introduced in 2017, the initiative enables students to seek admission to graduate business programs at 13 participating schools. As part of the second version, foreign students now can apply for intern visas from India’s Ministry of Home Affairs; these visas will allow them to pursue internships in India after they complete their programs.