This prestigious award honors and recognizes an adult with learning disabilities who has shown a strong dedication and commitment to advancing the issues of adults with learning disabilities.
Harrison Sylvester was a strong voice in the field of learning disabilities, and it is LDA’s wish to thank, in his name, an adult with learning disabilities who is carrying on this work today.
To nominate someone for the 2024 Harrison Sylvester Award, simply fill out the form below, include a brief description of how learning disabilities have affected their life, and include a one-page description of the work the individual has done. The nominee for this award must be a person with learning disabilities who has shown a significant commitment and dedication to adults with learning disabilities.
The deadline to submit is December 13th, 2023. The winner will receive their award at our 61st Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida in February.