Awards and Fellowships Overview

The purpose of the Cultural Freedom awards and fellowships is to recognize individuals whose work inspires their communities, domestic and international, that are struggling to uphold and defend their right to cultural freedom and diversity.  As defined by the foundation, Cultural Freedom is a basic human right dependent on political, economic, and environmental justice.

Recent Recipients

Jesse Hagopian awarded 2015 Cultural Freedom Fellowship
Max Blumenthal awarded 2014 Cultural Freedom Award for An Especially Notable Book
Dave Zirin awarded 2014 Cultural Freedom Fellowship
Alexis Bonogofsky awarded 2014 Cultural Freedom Fellowship
Chris Williams Awarded 2013 Cultural Freedom Fellowship
Ali Abunimah Awarded 2013 Cultural Freedom Fellowship
Brian Jones awarded 2012 Cultural Freedom Fellowship
Subhankar Banerjee awarded 2012 Cultural Freedom Award
Doug Peacock awarded 2011 Cultural Freedom Fellowship
Cipriana Jurado Herrera awarded 2011 Cultural Freedom Award