Awards

At the ProLiteracy Conference on Adult Literacy, awards will be presented to recognize the outstanding efforts of those who are making a difference in the adult literacy field.

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Dollar General Student of the Year Award

Dollar General will recognize an outstanding adult learner referred to an adult education organization or program through its store brochure referral program or the  National Literacy Directory.

If you have students that meet these criteria, please consider nominating them for this award. The program that nominates the winning student will receive $1,500!

The winner must be able to attend the  ProLiteracy Conference on Adult Literacy September 27-30, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to receive the award. To facilitate attendance, the recipient will receive the following:

  • $1,000 to cover travel and ancillary conference expenses
  • A complimentary ProLiteracy conference registration
  • A commemorative gift
Nominations must be received by Thursday, July 27, 2017.  Nominate a deserving student today!

For more information, contact ProLiteracy Membership Manager Michelle L. Smith at 315-214-2576 or msmith@proliteracy.org.

ProLiteracy Awards

Ruth J. Colvin and Frank C. Laubach Award for Excellence in Community-based Adult Literacy
Winner: Amy DiFillippo, Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County

Award for Program Innovation and Collaboration
Winner: Azusa City Library

Ruth J. Colvin and Frank C. Laubach Award for Adult Learner Excellence
Winner: TBD

If you have questions about any of these awards, please contact ProLiteracy Membership Manager Michelle L. Smith at 315-214-2495 or msmith@proliteracy.org.