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 will open November 20

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Canada

2018 Canadian Hillman Prize winners

The Call for Entries for the 2019 Canadian Hillman Prize will open October 30

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New & Notable

The Call for Entries for the 2019 Hillman Prizes for Journalism will open November 20th. Join our email list to get the details.

Our next #LaborTalks will be Thursday December 13 with Alissa Quart and her new book: Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America. Stay tuned for details.

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 The Washington Post