The Grinnell College Innovator for Social Justice Prize (the Grinnell Prize) honors individuals who have demonstrated leadership in their fields and who show creativity, commitment, and extraordinary accomplishment in effecting positive social change. Each prize carries an award of $100,000, half to the winning individual(s) and half to their organization.

Winners Reflect on the Meaning of Social Justice



College awards $100,000 prizes to Deborah Ahenkorah and Maria Vertkin.