World Literacy Awards 2023

World Literacy Awards

The World Literacy Foundation recognizes individuals and organizations for their outstanding endeavors that promote literacy learning. 

The Awards are an initiative of the World Literacy Foundation, a peak global literacy charity and the World Literacy Council.

Awards Categories

1 World Literacy Awards Organization

Significant Contribution to Literacy by an Organization

Awarded to an organization that continues to operate and provide a cutting-edge difference in literacy.
2 World Literacy Awards Celebrity

Significant Contribution to Literacy by a Celebrity

Awarded to a recognized celebrity for their efforts made in improving management and challenges in their own country and globally.
3 World Literacy Awards Individual

Significant Contribution to Literacy by an Individual

Awarded to an individual for their outstanding efforts to improve literacy.
3 World Literacy Awards Individual

Significant Contribution to Literacy by a Nation

Awarded to a nation for its outstanding Government policies and improvements in literacy and education.
5 World Literacy Awards Academic

Academic
Award

Presented to an individual who has made an outstanding contribution not only in literature but in their intellectual work on writing and research.
6 World Literacy Awards Young

Significant Contribution to Literacy by a Youth

*New- Recognizes the efforts and actions of a young person to reduce illiteracy.

7 World Literacy Awards Pandemic

Significant Contribution to Literacy in response to the pandemic

*New– Excellence Award to an organization or community group with a significant and rapid response to mitigate the impact of Covid-19 in education.

For more information or media enquires please contact:  info@worldliteracyfoundation.org