ECPAT Receives $1.5 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize

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ECPAT International, the leading global network of organizations dedicated to stopping the commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC), received the 2013 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize of $1.5 million, the world's largest humanitarian prize, during a ceremony at the Waldorf Astoria New York in October. This is the 18th year for the Hilton Prize given by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to an organization that is significantly alleviating human suffering. The award was presented at the annual Prize dinner, which took place immediately following the Hilton Humanitarian Symposium. 

2014 Prize Nominations Now Closed

Thank you for all of the wonderful nominations we received for the 2014 Hilton Humanitarian Prize. The 2014 Prize nomination period is now closed. To check on the status of your nomination, go here

About the Prize

Hilton Humnitarian Prize medallion

Following selection by an independent international jury, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation awards the $1.5 million Humanitarian Prize to a nonprofit organization doing extraordinary work to alleviate human suffering. Created in 1996, the Prize helps recognize and advance the efforts of the recipient organizations, and calls attention to the worldwide need for humanitarian aid and support.

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