Best Education Websites

Each year the Web Marketing Association names the Best Education web site as part of the annual WebAward Competition.  Since 1997, the WebAwards are recognized as the premier industry based Website Award program in the world.

Here is your chance to stand out from your competitors and win the recognition you deserve while receiving valuable independent feedback on your development efforts.

Click here to enter your Website into the Web Marketing Association’s 2017 WebAward Competition.

Best Education websites are selected by judges who review the entered websites using the seven criteria below:

2016 Best Education Site
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2016 WebAward Trophy
  • Design
  • Ease of use
  • Copywriting
  • Interactivity
  • Use of technology
  • Innovation
  • Content


As a participant, you will receive:

  • An independent evaluation of your Education Website by independent expert judges
  • Valuable feedback to help Benchmark your efforts against other Education industry websites.


If your site wins recognition with the Education WebAward, you will also get:  

  • A beautiful statue or certificate of achievement to display proudly
  • Higher visibility for your company
  • A great marketing opportunity to promote your site to the media
  • Links to your site from the highly ranked WebAward site to help SEO
  • The admiration of peers, friends and co-workers – maybe even a raise!
  • A personal achievement for your resume

Each year the Web Marketing Association's WebAward Competition names the Best Education web site.  Best websites are selected by judging the entered websites using seven criteria - design, ease of use, copywriting, interactivity, use of technology, innovation and content.  Websites not selected as best Education website are also eligible for an Outstanding Website Award or a Standard of Excellence Award.

Setting Education Trends and making Education News

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Entering the WebAwards can help keep you up on Education Trends by showing you how other Education websites compare to the WebAward standards. You also can make Education news if you have the Best Education website. Education news letters will want to cover you win bringing you additional visibility within your industry.


The 2017 Call for Entries is open! This is your opportunity to win the recognition you deserve.

Entering is easy. Simply create a new free Nominator Account or log into an existing Nominator Account. Enter information about your site and the judges do the rest.

Don’t wait enter your website today and win the recognition you deserve!

Click here to enter your Website into the Web Marketing Association’s 2022 WebAward Competition.

You might have the next Best Education Web site waiting to be recognized!

Here are the past Best Education WebAward winners:

Year  Winner Site Name
2016 MasterClass MasterClass
2015 C&G Partners LLC Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
2014 Risdall Advertising Agency Minneapolis School Finder
2013 RED Interactive Agency Walking with Dinosaurs
2012 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Cure4Kids for Kids
2011 Marketing and Communications, Florida Institute of Technology Florida Tech Decision Dashboard
2010 Risdall Marketing Group Mounds View Public Schools
2009 American University American University Web Site
2008 Tribal DDB Worldwide START A CHAIN REACTION
2007 Creative Channel Services, LLC Virgin Mobile - Train on Your Terms
2006 National Geographic Discover Antarctica
2005 Disney Online Hot Shot Business
2004 General Motors GMability Education
2003 Disney Online and The Ewing Marion Kaufmann Foundation Hot Shot Business

*some URLs may no longer be valid, especially for older WebAward winners.

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