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

Habib Rezaie

Habib came to the UK from Afghanistan at the age of 16 without his family and without any English. Ten years on, he has a degree and is working for a charity supporting people like himself.

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Outstanding Individual Learner - Regional Winner

Juljan Sula

Juljan became addicted to alcohol and drugs as a young adult, but after returning to education he is now a successful manager, passing on his skills to others.

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Outstanding Individual Learner Award - Regional Winner

Stephen

Stephen was forced to cut his 22 year career short because of his ill-health. But his drive to keep working pushed him to find new skills and new meaning to his life.

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Outstanding Individual Learner Award - Regional Winner

Steven Tyrell

Steven was serving a four year sentence at HMP Winchester, but after completing qualifications in prison he is now in sustainable employment.

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