Coming Soon: the Announcement of the 2020 MacArthur Fellows

We’ll announce the latest class of MacArthur Fellows at 12:01 PM ET on October 6, 2020.

Tomorrow we’ll announce the 2020 class of MacArthur Fellows! The MacArthur Fellowship is a $625,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more.

Learn more about past Fellows, including where they were born and where they received their awards:

Search all 1000+ past Fellows, and check out the most frequently asked questions about the program, including the selection criteria, how we define creativity, and much more:

Watch this video to learn more, and keep an eye out for the announcement at 12:01 PM on October 6, 2020!

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