The John P. McNulty Prize

The McNulty Prize celebrates the boldness and impact that Aspen Global Leadership Network Fellows are bringing to bear on the foremost social, economic and environmental challenges of our time.
The laureates for the 2017 John P. McNulty Prize were announced at the 2017 Resnick Aspen Action Forum. Watch the laureates dive into their motivations, challenges and how they found their north star.

Learn more about the work of the 2017 Winner, Lana Abu-Hijleh and her venture, theYouth Local Councils.

Leadership Case Studies

The John P. McNulty Prize has brought us a series of leadership stories, titled "Pivotal Moments", from Laureates working in diverse sectors around the world.
  • Lana Abu-Hijleh (Middle East Leadership Initiative) is creating a space for youth across the Middle East to learn and practice democratic principles.
  • Amy Crockett (Liberty Fellowship) is helping women in South Carolina have safe and successful pregnancies. 
  • Gisela Sánchez (Central America Leadership Initiative) has disrupted markets to reduce malnutrition and eliminate under-nutrition in Central America.
  • Réjane Woodroffe (Africa Leadership Initiative - South Africa) has pioneered a holistic approach to uplift whole communities in one of the poorest areas of rural South Africa.
  • Bill Bynum (Henry Crown Fellowship) has revolutionized banking and financial empowerment in the American South.

We hope these stories will provide lessons in leadership, inspiration and courage as you design, operate and sustain your Fellowship venture. 
Pivotal Moments Case Series