Road Scholar, the world leader in lifelong learning, is pleased to honor the memory of Dr. Asa Grant Hilliard III, who lived the values we espouse — as a lifelong learner and a strong proponent of learning and travel.
This award is open to educators with at least 10 years experience who are either members of the National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE), members of Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), faculty of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, or professors of African-American studies. Applications will be reviewed by a panel of prominent leaders in the field of education. The winner will receive a $5,000 travel award toward a Road Scholar or Elderhostel program. This award will be presented in November 2009.
To apply or to nominate an experienced educator, please visit http://www.roadscholar.org/hilliardaward
The deadline for applications is Sept. 30, 2009. Road Scholar offers programs for the new generation of educational travelers.