On the 7th October 2015, the team behind GLOSS were awarded a TESS (Teaching Excellence in Social Sciences) Award for 2014-2015, to recognise the outstanding achievements of the Global Leadership Initiative, and the wonderful contribution it has made to Learning and Teaching within the Faculty of Social Sciences.

The Faculty of Social Sciences TESS Award for outstanding practice in learning and teaching was awarded to Garrett Wallace Brown (Politics), Hugo Dobson (SEAS), Deborah Sporton (Geography), Hayley Stevenson (Politics), Sian Parkinson (Faculty International Team), Jason Heyes (Management) and Tom Goodfellow (Urban Studies and Planning) at an awards ceremony

The GLOSS team were awarded £500 to be spent in ways which will contribute to the continued success and development of the Global Leadership Initiative and the GLOSS scheme more broadly.