Grinnell Prize

Grinnell College Innovator for Social Justice Prize

Nominations for the 2019 Grinnell Prize are now open and are due by 11:59 p.m. on October 8, 2018.

2019 Grinnell Prize Nomination Form

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.

 

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News

2018 Prize Winner: Mélanie Marcel

The 2018 Grinnell College Innovator for Social Justice Prize has been awarded to Mélanie Marcel, founder and CEO of SoScience. Based in France, SoScience brings together scientists and social entrepreneurs around the world to collaborate on research to solve global challenges.

Nominations for 2019 Prize Now Open

Nominations for the 2019 Grinnell Prize are now open and are due by 11:59 p.m. on October 8, 2018.

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