The 2019 Prize application opens on July 2, 2018 and closes on August 3, 2018 at 5:00 PM EDT. This first phase of the application includes four essay questions, organizational profile information and the submission of financial documents. Applications are reviewed under the supervision of staff and faculty at the University of Pennsylvania. All applicants will be notified in October whether or not they will continue to be considered in that year’s selection process. The honorees and winning organization will be announced in April. The winner and honoree organizations will attend a special award ceremony and related events held at the University of Pennsylvania.