Biography and History

The Princeton Prize in Race Relations was established in 2003 by alumni volunteers to recognize and encourage high school students who have made efforts to improve racial harmony. The Princeton Prize presents regionally apportioned $1,000 cash awards as well as an annual symposium on race, which is sponsored by the Princeton Class of 1966. The Princeton Prize has been presented annually since 2004, and the symposia have taken place annually since 2008. Henry Von Kohorn '66 is the founder of the Princeton Prize.

Source: From the finding aid for AC400

  • Princeton Prize in Race Relations Records. 1999-2011 (inclusive).

    Call Number: AC400

    The Princeton Prize in Race Relations was established in 2003 by alumni volunteers to recognize and encourage high school students who have made efforts to improve racial harmony. The Princeton Prize in Race Relations Records consist of the files of the founder of the Princeton Prize, Henry Von Kohorn '66.

  • Princeton Prize in Race Relations Records. 1999-2011 (inclusive).

    Call Number: AC400

    The Princeton Prize in Race Relations was established in 2003 by alumni volunteers to recognize and encourage high school students who have made efforts to improve racial harmony. The Princeton Prize in Race Relations Records consist of the files of the founder of the Princeton Prize, Henry Von Kohorn '66.