2017 Freedom Through Literacy Award Application

The Freedom Through Literacy Award was established by Judith’s Reading Room in 2015 to identify and honor individual champions of literacy from all disciplines around the world. Apply Online Now»

Freedom Through Literacy Award

The "Freedom Through Literacy" Award honors individual champions of literacy from all disciplines around the world. Learn more about our 2016 Winners shown above. Read more »

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Judith's Reading Room has libraries in 18 countries around the world, with more on the way! Read more »

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The documentary, “Cracking Open the Universe,” you just viewed, is emblematic of the mission of Judith’s Reading Room, the Producer of this film. Read more »

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The Freedom Through Literacy Award identifies and honors individual champions of literacy from all disciplines around the world.
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Judith’s Reading Room announces its 95th Library in its 18th Country; The Mukwashi Trust School, near Lusaka, Zambia is the latest recipient of a custom, hand-picked collection of outstanding children’s literature.
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Learn more about Judith's Reading Room's Freedom Through Literacy Award. See past winners and their stories along with photos of the award ceremonies.

Judith's Reading Room

Based in eastern Pennsylvania, we actively support not-for-profit organizations in the northeast region. However, we will serve communities across the United States, in particular, and around the world, in order to spark creativity and imagination by providing outstanding literature. Judith's Reading Room's mission is to enrich lives and societies by proactively encouraging freedom through literacy
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Judith's Reading RoomSunday, June 25th, 2017 at 1:41pm
TWO WEEK COUNTDOWN to the Freedom Through Literacy Award application deadline of July 7th! Don't wait until the last minute! You can apply yourself or nominate someone. This is an award, not a grant - no difficult application. Only requirement if you win, is a press kit - which is another plus - public recognition! http://www.judithsreadingroom.org/freedom-through-literacy-award/
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Judith's Reading RoomWednesday, June 21st, 2017 at 12:20pm
Provide contact questions and answer these questions at http://www.judithsreadingroom.org/apply/ to APPLY for the Judith's Reading Room 2017 FREEDOM THROUGH LITERACY AWARD **** must apply online **** **** DEADLINE JULY 7th ****
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**** 6 QUESTIONS *** Here are the first 3! The third one being the hardest of all:-)
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1 . Please write a brief description that captures the essence of your project.
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2. Express your individual philosophy about literacy.
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3. In as many ways as possible (e.g. anecdotal evidence, statistical data, media reports, awards), please describe the impact of your project. How has your project fostered and sustained a love of reading in others? - no major reports and you have to do this in a 1000 words!
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Upload Bio and two references in PDF format.

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Judith's Reading RoomMonday, June 12th, 2017 at 11:36pm
A very big statement on banned books.