The 2018 Holman Prizewinners smile together during a trip to the Bay Area.

Applications for the 2019 Holman Prize are now open.

Apply by February 28 to follow in the footsteps of other ambitious blind people from all over the world and pursue the project of your dreams as a 2019 Holman Prizewinner.

How To Apply

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The 2019 Candidates

Reem Hamodi
Aurora, Colorado, USA
Darragh Ryan
Folsom, California, USA
Jason Romero
Denver, Colorado, USA
Larry Johnson
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Chelsey Zumpano
Yuba City, California, USA
Lisamaria Martinez
Union City, California, USA
Sally Aurisch
Shelly Beach, New South Wales, Australia
Kris Scheppe
Naples, Florida, USA
Craig Faris
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Gina Huylenbroeck
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Raven Wilson
Decatur, Illinois, USA
Robert Schonfeld
New York, NY, USA
Jesse Dufton
Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
Krystle Allen
Newark, New Jersey, USA
Beth Pizzarello
Coconut Creek, Florida, USA
Bhadresh Shah
Fremont, California, USA
Sydney Pitcher
Lemon Grove, California, USA
Shawn Prak
Palmer, Massachusetts, USA
Nicolas Dewalque
Brussels, Brussels-Capital, Belgium
Stephanie Campbell
South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Ryan Hernandez
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Derrick Tuff
Harrisville, Utah, USA
Terri Rupp
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Ambrose Lasoy
Keringet, Nakuru County, Kenya
Pamela Thistle
Coldwater, Ontario, Canada

The 2018 Winners

Red Szell
Red Szell, UK
2018 Holman Prizewinner
Stacy Cervenka poses with her family
Stacy Cervenka, USA
2018 Holman Prizewinner
Portrait of Conchita Hernandez
Conchita Hernandez, USA
2018 Holman Prizewinner

The 2018 Finalists

Aishwarya T.V.
Secunderabad, Telangana, India
Alieu Jaiteh
Banjul, Serrekunda, Gambia
Ambrose Lasoy
Rift Valley Province, Kenya
Becky Andrews
Bountiful, Utah, USA
Georgina Hollinshead
Matlock, Derbyshire, UK
Leona Godin
Castle Rock, Colorado, USA
Luanne Burke
Boulder, Colorado, USA
Sandeep Kumar
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Zeljko Bajic
Sarajevo, Bosnia