The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has started accepting nominations for the 2015 Hilton Humanitarian Prize. At $1.5 million, this is the largest humanitarian award available to charities.Since 1996, it has been presented annually to a nonprofit organisation anywhere in the world that is “doing extraordinary work to alleviate human suffering”. UK organisations have received the award in the past, including St Christopher’s Hospice. The nomination period runs from 30 July to 31 August 2014. You can find the guidelines and eligibility criteria on the Foundation’s website. Restrictions include, for example, the requirement for organisations to have legally established for at least five years, and to have annual operating expenditure of more than $500,000.Nominations can be made to [email protected] or toPrize DepartmentConrad N. Hilton Foundation30440 Agoura RoadAgoura HillsCA 91301USATel: 818-851-3700 $1.5m humanitarian award invites nominations from around the world Tagged with: Awards Funding Howard Lake | 30 July 2014 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis 27 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.