2021 ProLiteracy Conference on Adult Education

Awards

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

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  • Ruth J. Colvin and Frank C. Laubach Award for Excellence in Community-based Adult Literacy 

Recognizes outstanding tutor, trainer, teacher, volunteer, or program administrator


  • Ruth J. Colvin and Frank C. Laubach Award for Adult Learner Excellence 

Recognizes an outstanding adult learner


  • Award for Program Innovation and Collaboration 

Recognizes an organization for implementing a new idea or collaboration


  • NEW! Award for Distance Learning Excellence 

Recognizes accomplishments resulting from adjusting rapidly from in-person learning to a successful 

distance learning model


  • Dollar General Student of the Year Award

Recognizes an outstanding adult learner

 

Prize packages vary for each award but all include a commemorative gift, a free conference registration for the winner, and a financial award to defray the winner’s conference attendance costs. Winners are expected to attend the conference so they can be recognized at a luncheon on Tuesday, September 21.