Outstanding Individual Learner Award Winners

This award celebrates remarkable individuals who, through learning, have transformed their own lives and the lives of their families, friends, their communities, and the places they work.

Outstanding Individual Learner Award - National Winner

Lee Hughes

"I stumbled into adult learning by accident, but I’d scream it from the rooftops if I thought I could get one person like me to go through the doors and back into education."

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Outstanding Individual Learner Award - Runner-up

Vera Benfield

"I never had the opportunity to participate in ballet as a child and I didn’t realise there were opportunities for adults to take it up any time in life. These ballet classes have made me realise ...."

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Outstanding Individual Learner Award - Runner-up

John Pierre-Madigan

"The sharing of knowledge is why education is powerful and I am so pleased to be a part of that."

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Outstanding Individual Learner Award - Runner-up

Ishenaisu (Mark) Ntaibu

"Coming to college has helped me make friends, build relationships and improve my communications skills"

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