The Adult Basic Education (ABE) Persistence Award is designed to recognize the perseverance of students who are registered in the Adult Basic Education program at any Great Plains College location. Applicants must demonstrate that, through personal determination, they have managed to overcome barriers in order to continue with their formal education and demonstrate their dedication to pursuing post-secondary education.
A total of 10 awards will be presented in the 2019-20 academic year:
• Biggar - One $1,000 award and one $500 award
• Kindersley - One $1,000 award and one $500 award
• Martensville/Whitecap Dakota First Nation - One $1,000 award and two $500 awards
• Swift Current/Maple Creek – One $1,000 award and two $500 awards
The deadline for the 2019-20 academic year awards has passed. Please check back for updates in the fall of 2020.