The recipient of the 2021–22 Coppler Disability Awareness Award is Bonnie Freiman, an undergraduate disability services major in IUP's College of Education and Communications, seeking double minors in both child development/family relations and biology. Bonnie was recognized with the award on April 27, during the Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society's spring ceremony (IUP's academic honor society for students with disabilities).

Detailed background information about Bonnie's nomination and selection for the 2021–22 award is available on the Coppler Disability Awareness Award website.