Ellen McGirt, Senior Editor and the writer of Fortune’s RaceAhead newsletter, is now a proud recipient of the AIGA’s Steven Heller Prize for Cultural Commentary. The award spotlights a young writer who best exemplifies the tradition of prolific writing and boundless curiosity established by Steven Heller—who has contributed and inspired engaging commentary about design and culture for the past three decades. The AIGA recognizes writers, celebrates critical thinking about design and the profession, and encourages development in the next generation of design voices. Learn more about the AIGA and this prestigious award here. You can also read the most recent edition of RaceAhead here. Congratulations Ellen!