American Association for Adult and Continuing Education
1827 Powers Ferry Road
Bldg 14, Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30339 US
Phone: (678) 271-4319
Fax: (678) 229-2777
Cyril O. Houle Award
For Outstanding Literature in Adult Education
The Cyril O. Houle Award was established in 1981 to honor the scholarship and memory of Cyril O. Houle, Professor of Adult Education at the University of Chicago. It is given annually by the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) for a book published in English in the previous year that reflects universal concerns of adult educators. Nominated works should exemplify outstanding literature in adult education. Click here to view the list of award recipients.
Criteria — books nominated must:
Nominations Cover Sheet:
The AAACE Awards Committee works with the Commission of Professors of Adult Education (CPAE) to provide general oversight for the Houle Award process. The Houle Selection Committee consists of five CPAE/AAACE members. When possible, the most recent recipient(s) of the Houle Award are asked to act as Chair or Co-Chairs of the committee for the following year.
Mail Nominations to:
Chair, Houle Award Committee
Please also notify the Association Manager of the nomination at firstname.lastname@example.org.