Josie R. Johnson Human Rights and Social Justice Award

The Josie R. Johnson Award was established to recognize Dr. Josie R. Johnson’s lifelong contributions to human rights and social justice both within and beyond her tenure at the University of Minnesota. The purpose of this award is to honor University of Minnesota faculty, staff, and students who exemplify Dr. Johnson’s commitment to creating respectful and inclusive living, learning, and working environments.

Nomination materials must be submitted by 4:30 PM on Monday, September 17, 2018.

*The application process is now closed*

Please direct questions regarding the nominations process to: Barbara Chapin, 612-626-7386,

2017 Recipient

Congratulations to Owen Marciano!

Assistant Director of Recruitment, Admissions, and Orientation in the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD)