City Vision Receives Innovation Award from Pioneer Institute Along with MIT

City Vision University has received a Special Recognition Award as a part of the Better Government Competition on innovative programs in higher education. Andrew Sears, City Vision's President said, "We are honored to be selected for this award. Being selected for this award alongside global leaders like MIT, Purdue and Southern New Hampshire helps to validate our innovative model for educating students to serve at-risk communities."

The Pioneer Institute is a Boston-based education reform think tank that was instrumental in starting the charter-school movement. This year's Better Government Competition focused on "making higher education and career training options affordable and effective."