2021 Learn Local award winners

The 2021 Learn Local Awards were held at an in-person gala on Friday December 10 in East Melbourne. Hosted by Georgie Coughlan at a COVID-Safe event at Pullman on the Park, it was a brilliant opportunity to celebrate the resilience of the adult education sector and the 15th anniversary of the Learn Local Awards.

Visit www.vic.gov.au/learn-local-awards to read about our 2021 winners.

The 2021 Learn Local Awards were held at an in-person gala on Friday December 10 in East Melbourne. Hosted by Georgie Coughlan at a COVID-Safe event at Pullman on the Park, it was a brilliant opportunity to celebrate the resilience of the adult education sector and the 15th anniversary of the Learn Local Awards.

Congratulations to all of our 2021 winners and finalists!

  • The Ro Allen Award – Learn Local Pre-accredited Learner (Skills for study and life): Omer Ntunzwenimana, Sunraysia Mallee Ethnic Communities Council
  • Victorian Learn Local Pre-accredited Learner (Skills for work) Award: Mariam Yacoub Ibrahim, Farnham Street Neighbourhood Learning Centre
  • Victorian Learn Local Pre-accredited Trainer Award: Robyn Matthews, Loddon Campaspe Multicultural Services
  • Victorian Learn Local Pre-accredited Leadership Award: Rana Tbaileh, Banksia Gardens Community Services
  • Victorian Learn Local Pre-accredited Program Award (For small providers): Starting Work in Australia – Karen Engineering Studies, Loddon Campaspe Multicultural Services
  • Victorian Learn Local Pre-accredited Program Award (For large providers): Catering for Success, The Basin Community House Inc.
  • Victorian Learn Local Innovation Award: Starting Work in Australia – Karen Engineering Studies, Loddon Campaspe Multicultural Services
  • Victorian Learn Local Partnership Award: Starting Work in Australia – Karen Engineering Studies, Loddon Campaspe Multicultural Services