Holman Prizewinners Ahmet Ustunel, Ojok Simon and Penny Melville-Brown stand together on Ocean Beach.


Applications for the 2018 Holman Prize are now closed. Thank you for supporting blind people worldwide.

Visit our 2018 Candidates page to see who is eligible for $25,000 toward a project of their dreams! Finalists will be announced this spring, with winners announced in the summer.  Learn more

Meet the 2018 Candidates

Who is James Holman? About LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

The 2017 Winners

Ahmet Ustunel Portrait
Ahmet Ustunel, USA
2017 Holman Prizewinner
Penny Melville-Brown, UK
2017 Holman Prizewinner
Ojok Simon, Uganda
2017 Holman Prizewinner

The 2017 Finalists