Human & Civil Rights Awards 2021

Join us at 7 p.m. ET on June 29, 2021, for a virtual gala honoring those who have expanded educational opportunities for students, and advanced human and civil rights in their communities.

2021 Honorees

Learn more about the inspiring people and organizations being recognized this year.

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About the Awards

NEA’s annual tradition of honoring human and civil rights champions is rooted and grounded in the historical legacy of the NEA-ATA merger.

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