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

The Call for Entries for the 2019 U.S Hillman Prizes is now closed. 

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New & Notable

2019 U.S Hillman Prize winners will be announced April 23

2019 Canadian Hillman Prize honourees announced!  View speeches and photos from March 28 ceremony in Toronto

Listen to Hillman judge, Jelani Cobb, and 2018 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 The Washington Post