Robert F. Kennedy Urban Education Awards2020-02-28T19:19:22+00:00

Robert F. Kennedy
Urban Education Awards

In honor of Robert F. Kennedy’s legacy, and in partnership with Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, Schools That Can annually presents the Robert F. Kennedy Urban Education Awards to a school leader, teacher, and student from urban schools. Awardees embody Kennedy’s characteristics by speaking truth to power and acting as agents of positive change.

2020 RFK Urban Education Awards

The 7th Annual RFK Urban Education Awards will be presented during a special Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 20 in New York City as a part of the 2020 Forum. Awards will be presented to a student, teacher, and school leader who have worked in their own way to change systems and influence history.

Nominations will be accepted via the form below from now through March 31.

Past Awards

Need inspiration for your nominations? Click below to read about our past awardees.

2019

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2018

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2017

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2016

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2015

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2014

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