Recognition Awards for Adult Literacy The Centre
LEARNER of Quebec
Telephone (H): ______________________________________________
The Association of Teachers of English
of Quebec (ATEQ)
(Cell): ______________________________________________ The awards:
Two awards for learners, of $125 each, plus a framed certificate
E-mail: ____________________________________________________ • One in the community sector
• One in the school-board sector
Check the following TWO boxes: To recognize the courage of adults who know it’s never too late to learn to read
and write or to improve their reading and writing
I understand that my entry belongs to the sponsor group
I understand that all the entries will be published after the • All entrants must be residents of Quebec
award ceremony • Learners must be engaged in English-language adult literacy training
• Canadian learners cannot have studied at the post-secondary level
• Learners from other countries cannot have read or written well in their mother
Check only ONE of the following boxes: tongue or have more than a Grade 8 level of schooling
If I do not win the award What to submit:
Tell us: How has learning to read and write or improving your reading and writing
USE my name when you publish my submission changed your life? What can you do now that you could not do before?
OR The entry can be an essay/poem/comic strip/any form of communication that
involves some writing. If you cannot yet write this alone, a teacher or tutor may
DO NOT USE my name when you publish my submission write your words for you. Words and any drawings must be your own.
Length: maximum two (2) pages
SUPPORT FOR NOMINATION:
I confirm that __________________________________is currently a The awards will be presented at:
literacy learner in our program. ATEQ Springboards 2008 Conference
Monday, April 7, 2008
____________________________________________________________ Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel
(Program name) 1201 Rene-Levesque West, Room TBA, Montreal, QC
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Contact name: _____________________________________________
(Tutor/coordinator’s name) Winners will be introduced and may read their entry or have someone read it for
them. We may cover the cost of travel for winners from outside Montreal. Efforts
Tel: ________________________________________________________ are underway to set up a web link for areas outside Montreal.
(Tutor/coordinator) To submit entries:
• Mail to: Adult Literacy Awards, c/o The Centre for Literacy of Quebec,
E-mail: ____________________________________________________ 3040 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC, H3Z 1A4, or Fax (514) 931-5181.
(Tutor/coordinator) Write on the cover page: Adult Literacy Awards, c/o The Centre for Literacy of Quebec
Deadline for submission: Midnight, March 10, 2008
Signature of learner: ________________________________________ • Winners will be notified by March 24, 2007
All submissions will become the property of the sponsor group. The form you sign gives us
Date: _______________________________________________________ permission to print all submissions after the winners have been chosen. If your entry does not
win, you can ask us to publish it without your name, if you wish.
Please attach this form to your entry We reserve the right to withhold the awards if no entry meets the criteria.