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Baggage handlers offloading bags from an aircraft. Injury rates among ground handling agents have risen since the rapid recovery in air travel.
September 13, 2023

2023 Hillman Prize Winners

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

2020 Hillman Prize winners

The deadline for the 2024 Hillman Prizes will be Jan 30.

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2023 Canadian Hillman Prize winners

The deadline for the 2024 Canadian Hillman Prize will be Jan 15.

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New & Notable

See photos and videos from the 2023 U.S Hillman Prize celebration.

See photos and video from the 2023 Canadian Hillman Prize celebration. 

The 4th annual Reporting the U.S Workplace’ program at the Newmark J-school in NYC will be held in January 2024. Please send us an email if you would like to be placed on the email list.

Apply here for a labor and workplace reporting grant. Rolling deadline. 

Hillman judge Katrina vanden Heuvel on the urgent necesssity of public-interest journalism in The Washington Post