The Princeton Prize in Race Relations recognizes and rewards high school students who have had a significant positive impact on race relations in their schools or communities. Award winners receive a cash award of up to $1,000 and an all expense paid weekend to a national symposium on race at Princeton University.
Monday, Mar 16, 2015
An ambassador for the Urban-Suburban program is the local winner of the Princeton Prize in Race relations. 17-year old Chyna Stephens, a junior at Pittsford Sutherland High School, has received the award, which recognizes and encourages young people who have demonstrated a commitment to advancing race relations.
Sunday, Feb 15, 2015
In a classroom at Pittsford Sutherland High School, Chyna Stephens sits near a poster of Martin Luther King Jr. King's ideals are Chyna's, too. She leads the school's Multicultural Club. The club was founded last school year, after students shouted racial slurs at a basketball game.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Northview High School senior Kiana Chambers has won the Atlanta area Princeton Prize in Race Relations and the $1,000 cash award that goes with it. Chambers was among four Atlanta area students honored at the 10th anniversary Princeton Prize in Race Relations Award ceremony May 8. But Chambers received the $1,000 prize.