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Charles E. Bennett Human and Civil Rights Award

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About the UEA Charles E. Bennett Human and Civil Rights Award

The UEA Charles E. Bennett Human and Civil Rights Award is presented annually in conjunction with the UEA Honor Roll Awards at the Superstars in Education Banquet to an individual who has engaged in human and civil rights activities that have benefited education and had community-wide impact.

A 2019 Charles E. Bennett Human and Civil Rights Award was presented to Melanie Moffat and Anna Williams, teachers at Park City High School...more

Nominations for the 2020 Charles E. Bennett Human and Civil Rights Award will open in the fall

Selection Criteria:
  1. The nominee may be an educator or non-educator working in the area of human and civil rights.

  2. The nominee must have provided outstanding service to education in the area of human and civil rights and engaged in human and civil rights activities that have had a community-wide impact.

  3. The nominee must be a UEA member if eligible for membership.

Nomination Information:

Nominations are now closed. Winners will be announced in early April 2019 and honored at the KeyBank Superstars in Education banquet on May 17 at The Leonardo in downtown Salt Lake City.

  • Submit online nomination form
  • Mail or fax paper nomination form

Provide a black and white or color photo.

The individual(s) or group(s) wishing to nominate an honoree may develop a file of documents, newspaper clippings, and other supportive materials substantiating the nomination to accompany the nomination form. Send all materials to:

Utah Education Association - Human and Civil Rights Award
Attn: UEA Board of Directors
875 E. Pontiac Dr.
Murray, UT 84107

Fax: 801-265-2249 or Email: heather.shepherd@myUEA.org