Social Actions Initiative Awards – Next Deadline is April 1, 2022 

Social Actions Initiative Awards – Next Deadline is April 1, 2022

Next Deadline is April 1, 2022

PDF of 2022 Flyer

Social Actions Initiative Awards


Submit applications through the SWS Member Portal.

You do not need to be an SWS member to apply or nominate someone for these awards, but you need to use the portal. You will need to log in as a SWS Member or create a new account.

If you are interested in submitting a proposal and want more information or want to have your questions answered, join us on Monday, March 21st at 12:00 pm EST over Zoom for an information/Q&A session with the Social Action Committee co-chairs, Kris De Welde and Heather Hlavka.

Zoom link:

Current SWS members can apply for funding up to $1,000 to support broadly defined social action initiatives (e.g., advocacy, public education, organizing, movement-building).

Brought to you by the Social Action Committee of SWS. 
Two 2022 Funding Cycles.

  • April 1st
  • October 1st

Learn more about the award and previous winners:

Questions? Contact Kris De Welde or Heather Hlavka (Social Action Committee Co-Chairs): and


Join or Renew Your SWS Membership:

Request a 2022 Sponsored SWS Membership here: