Julia Walters

Julia Walters receives the Ilchman-Richardfson Award from Assistant Secretary Ann Stock and Chair Dick Arndt.

Ilchman-Richardson Award, 2013

In recognition of her work as a Senior Program Officer in the Office of English Language Programs of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. In particular, Walters won the award for invigorating and modernizing English language programs by recruiting and supporting top English Language Fellows and English Teaching Assistants who serve abroad, and for her cultural sensitivity, integrity and generosity. Walters died soon after receiving this award; in her memory, the Roth Endowment contributed her prize to her daughter’s education fund. (Julia Walters Obituary)