Throughout the years EUNIS have awarded the best in European Higher Education IT. Three awards: Eunis elite award, Jens Dørup E-Learning Award and Congress Best Paper Award are given each year.

EUNIS Elite award

EUNIS Elite Award for excellence in implementing Information Systems for Higher Education is organized by the EUNIS Executive Secretary. The award is an honorary award. The winner of awards will have an invited slot in a full session of the Congress.

EUNIS Dørup E-learning award

This award is organized by a sub-group of the EUNIS E-learning Task Force led by a person appointed by the Board. Call for submissions for the EUNIS Dørup E-learning Award is done at the same time as the general call for papers by the Organising Committee and the E-learning Award group. The winner is selected by the Dørup Award Judging Panel from a shortlist of all submissions for the award.

The award is not a monetary award but the winner receives a certificate, a poster and have his/her Congress fee refunded. The fee and expenses associated with the printing of the poster and certificate is sponsored by EUNIS. The winner is  announced during the closing session of the Congress by the EUNIS Executive Secretary. The poster will be printed by the E-learning Task Force.

EUNIS Congress Best paper award

The Best Paper Award is an award funded by the Congress. The winner of the award is announced during the congress by the organisers. The award is organised by the host institution and the winner is selected by a judging panel consisting of 3-5 members.