Press Release June 2013

U.S. Military Students Receive Imagine America LDRSHIP Award to Aid With Tuition Cost

Washington, D.C. (June 20, 2013) – For the ninth consecutive year the Imagine America Foundation (IAF) proudly bestowed its LDRSHIP Award to 11 members of the U.S. military.  Since the awards’ inception, more than $400,000 has been awarded to exceptional military students attending career colleges nationwide. The LDRSHIP Award provides $2,500 in cash grants to be applied toward the recipient’s college tuition.

Imagine America Foundation Honors Michael Platt, CEO and Founder of PlattForm, with Lifetime Achievement Award

Washington, D.C. (June 13, 2013) – Some executives own a talent for setting new courses in their fields. Michael Platt, the visionary CEO and Founder of PlattForm, is at the forefront of that group. This year, his dedication to higher education and career colleges has earned him another distinction: The Board of Directors of the Imagine America Foundation has announced that Platt is the recipient of its 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award. Platt accepted the honor at the 2013 Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities Convention in Orlando on June 7.