Governor and Mrs. Richard W. Riley Award for Excellence in Dropout Prevention

Award Purpose

The purpose of the Governor and Mrs. Richard W. Riley Award of Excellence in Dropout Prevention is to identify and bring recognition to an outstanding individual who has made significant contributions to the advancement of dropout prevention initiatives in the state of South Carolina. The National Dropout Prevention Center, College of Health, Education, and Human Development at Clemson University, will select an individual for this award who exhibits strong leadership and accomplishments for effective dropout prevention strategies directed to initiatives in South Carolina and/or work that furthers the mission of the Center/Network.

Past Award Recipients