To apply for the Aronson Award, you must complete and submit the form below and upload a letter of support from a person who knows about your commitment to social justice. The letter of support should specifically address your commitment to social justice in PDF format.  Do not upload any additional materials as they will not be considered.

The deadline for applications is March 15, 2020. You will receive an acknowledgment upon receipt of your application. Awards will be announced no later than May 15, 2020.

Review our definition of social justice and our evaluation criteria on this website, and then complete and submit the form below. Your submission will be treated with strict confidentiality.

In a brief essay, please describe your personal experience in working toward social justice in any aspects of your life. What brought you to an awareness of the need for social consciousness? What did you hope to achieve and what are results of your efforts? Of what are you most proud? What do you believe will be the long-range effects of a commitment to social justice in your own life? Your essay must be between 500 and 750 words.