• Florida A & M University National Alumni Association presented The Distinguished Alumni Award for Education to Dr. Shandale Terrell - May, 2016.


• Larry S. Mitchell, CEO of New Life Outreach Ministry, Inc., presented The Annual Community Service Award to Dr. Shandale Terrell. In recognition for his unselfish dedication serving the Lakeland Community - October, 2015.


• The Lakeland Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., presented The Minerva Achievement Award for Political Awareness to Dr. Shandale Terrell. The award was present to Dr. Terrell for his exceptional contributions in Lakeland and throughout Polk County - May, 2015.


• Timothy Abram, Executive Director of the Police Athletic League of Lakeland - The PAL Program - presented The National Lakeland PAL Youth Mentor of the Year Award to Dr. Shandale Terrell. Dr. Terrell was presented the award for his dedication in mentoring youth, crime prevention and protecting youth from crimes in the Lakeland Community - November, 2014.


• Polk County - Board of County Commissioners presented a Proclamation to Dr. Shandale Terrell, recognizing Polk County Race Equality Week on January 21-27, 2014 - January, 2014.


• The Ledger - presented the Golden Garland Awards - Honorable Mention for Education to Dr. Shandale Terrell - November, 2013.


• Polk County - Most Influential African American Leader for Education Award was presented to Dr. Shandale Terrell - April, 2013.

Dr. Terrell has achieved many awards of recognition for his dedication to education, mentorship, and community development.


Below are some of many awards presented to Dr. Terrell for his contribution to making a difference in the community.


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