Peter Jennings Award

Peter Jennings Award

Application Period
March 12, 2015
Accomplishment Type

Established in 2007, the Peter Jennings Award for Civic Leadership is presented annually to a Teach For America alum who embodies Teach For America’s core values, and, whose work has led to significant change on a broad scale in the last year.

This award is named as a tribute to the late journalist and ABC News anchor Peter Jennings whose dedication to expanding educational opportunity has done so much to advance our cause.