Honours and Fellowships Awarded to Prof. Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela

  • Carnegie Resident Scholars Fellowship, University of the Witwatersrand, 2011.
  • Social Change Award. Awarded by Rhodes University for “contribution made by leading psychologists to social change in South Africa,” September 2010.
  • Awarded the Eleanor Roosevelt Medal, 2007 [click here to view acceptance speech].
  • Honoured among “100 People who made a difference” in Permanent Exhibit of Hall of Heroes in the National Underground Railroad Freedom Centre in Cincinnati, 2005.
  • The Alan Paton Book Award for her book A Human Being Died That Night: A Story of Forgiveness 2004.
  • The Christopher Award in the United States for A Human Being Died That Night, 2003.
  • A Human Being Died That Night nominated for Best Book of the Year by the National Book Critics Circle, 2004.
  • Honorary Doctor of Law awarded by Holy Cross College, May 2002.
  • Awarded the Dr Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award by Education for Public Inquiry and International Citizenship (EPIIC), Tufts University, March, 2001.
  • Peace Fellowship, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Research, Harvard University, 1998-1999.

Eleanor Roosevelt Medal

Pumla Accepting the Eleanor Roosevelt Medal

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