Hillman Foundation | Journalism for the Common Good

About the Foundation

The Sidney Hillman Foundation honors excellence in journalism in service of the common good.

Our awards and programs honor the legacy and vision of union pioneer and New Deal architect Sidney Hillman.

Hillman Prizes

United States

2018 Hillman Prize winners

2018 U.S Hillman Prize winners are announced!

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2018 Canadian Hillman Prize winners

2018 Canadian Hillman Prize recipients are announced!

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New & Notable

Our next #LaborTalks will be with author Lane Windham on her new book, Knocking on Labor’s Door: Union Organizing in the 1970s and the Roots of a New Economic Divide. July 19, 6:30pm. More info and RSVP here.

Listen to Hillman judge, Jelani Cobb, and Hillman Book Prize winner Richard Rothstein discuss his book The Color of Law on The Brian Lehrer Show.

Katrina vanden Heuvel salutes the winners of the 2018 Hillman Prizes, aka the People’s Pulitzers, in Washington Post