Disability Resource Center Accepting Nominations for Adelstein Award

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 5, 2018) — The University of Kentucky Disability Resource Center (DRC) is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Carol S. Adelstein Award. The Adelstein Award honors an outstanding UK student with a disability.

Nominees may be full- or part-time students and are expected to excel in one or more of the following areas: 

  • academic achievement;
  • leadership;
  • extracurricular activities; and/or
  • social and/or personal qualities.

Nominations should include the student’s name and a letter of support addressing the student's qualifications to be considered for the award.

The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Nominations should be emailed to dtbeach1@uky.edu or mailed to:

Disability Resource Center

Multidisciplinary Science Building

Suite 407

Lexington, KY 40536-0082

For more information, please contact the DRC at 859-257-2754.

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