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2018 Abdelkader Global Leadership Prize essay winners will be announced soon!
In His Own Words: Past student essay winner Benjamin Bernatz states, “Learning about Emir Abdelkader… is a rare opportunity for students. The Emir led an exhilarating life that will entertain and inform all who learn about it. His principles are not only excellent standing alone, but can be of great use in understanding the vast and complex religion of Islam today.” Emir Abdelkader was an ethical and moral leader. His medals of honor were awarded to him from global leaders.
MISSION AND VALUES
Abdelkader Education Project (AEP) promotes cultural literacy, civility and respectful engagement between all people through education and outreach. Our inspiration draws on Emir Abdelkader’s life story and values – courage, integrity, intellect, humility and compassion – that transcends culture and faith traditions.