Prisoner Learning Alliance

Awards 2017 Nominations now open
• Is there someone you want
to thank for helping you with
your studies?
• Is there someone who
goes the extra mile to
promote learning in your
• Is there someone who
inspires and supports
others to achieve?

I’m not the
smartest guy
in the world
but my teacher
makes me feel I hated education. Without
like I am – she his help mentoring me,
pushes me I wouldn’t have achieved
every day a qualification

How to nominate:
To nominate, please write to Nina Champion at FREEPOST:
In your letter (maximum 1 A4 side per nomination), please give:
• Your name, establishment and prison number
• The name of the person you are nominating
The five categories are: • Their job title
• The category you are nominating them for
1. Outstanding teacher or education
• Why you are nominating them: Tell us about the impact
staff (Adult Estate)
they have had on you and others. Give examples of things
2. Outstanding teacher or education
they have done or said that have made a difference.
staff (Young People’s Estate)
3. Outstanding officer or instructor Closing date to receive nominations is: Friday 14th July
4. Outstanding peer mentor/

supporter, learning champion or The award winners will be celebrated at the Annual PLA Conference
student council rep on 14th September at De Montfort University. The awards will be
5. Outstanding individual e.g. presented by X-Factor winner and former prison officer Sam Bailey.
Governor, librarian, volunteer, For more information about the Conference, staff can email
charity worker, careers advisor