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Grinnell Prize

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    Special Campus Memo: Grinnell Prize Week honors winner Mélanie Marcel, founder and CEO of SoScience

    Sep 27, 2018

    On Tuesday, Oct. 2, President Kington will award the 2018 Grinnell College Innovator for Social Justice Prize to Mélanie Marcel,…

  2. Grinnell Prize Week: Gina Clayton receives $100,000 Grinnell Prize

    Sep 27, 2017
    The founder and director of Essie Justice Group, which supports women with loved ones in prison, will receive the Grinnell Prize and share her experiences.
  3. Social Justice Prize Global Call for Nominations

    Jul 17, 2017
    Grinnell College seeks nominations for $100,000 Innovator in Social Justice Prize. Nominations are due by midnight on Oct. 9, 2017.
  4. Grinnell College Awards Grinnell Prize to Gina Clayton, Founder of Essie Justice Group

    Apr 20, 2017
    The group mobilizes women with incarcerated loved ones to fight for criminal justice reform.
  5. Grinnell College Awards $100K Prize to Creators of Positive Social Change

    Sep 21, 2016
    The Grinnell Prize is the largest award given by any U.S. college in recognition of social justice.
  6. Nominations Due Oct. 9 for 2017 Grinnell Prize

    Sep 07, 2016
    Grinnell College is accepting nominations for the 2017 Grinnell Prize through Oct. 9, 2016.
  7. Grinnell Prize Honors Social Justice Innovators

    Oct 02, 2015
    College awards $100,000 prizes to Deborah Ahenkorah and Maria Vertkin.
  8. Agents of Change

    Nov 06, 2014
    Students’ impact goes far beyond student groups with participation and input on issues throughout the campus.
  9. Grinnell Prize Nominations

    Oct 10, 2014
    Nominations for the 2015 Grinnell Prize are due by Monday, Dec. 1, 2014.
  10. 2014 Grinnell Prize Symposium

    Sep 29, 2014
    Grinnell Prize winners on campus Oct. 6–10 for a weeklong symposium.