Meet the 1981 MacArthur Fellows

  • John Cairns

  • Joel E. Cohen

  • Richard Critchfield

  • Howard Gardner

  • John P. Gaventa

  • David Hawkins

  • John P. Holdren

  • Ada Louise Huxtable

  • Robert W. Kates

  • Raphael Carl Lee

  • Cormac McCarthy

  • Barbara McClintock

  • Richard Mulligan

  • Elaine H. Pagels

  • David Pingree

  • Paul G. Richards

  • Richard Rorty

  • Joseph H. Taylor Jr.

  • Michael Woodford

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  • George Zweig

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Review Affirms Impact and Inspiration of MacArthur Fellows Program

“We are proud of the Fellows Program and its impact on the lives of not just those selected but people all over the world." Cecilia Conrad, Vice President, MacArthur Fellows program. Read More
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"Five Myths About the MacArthur ‘Genius Grants’"

Commentary by Cecilia Conrad originally published in the Washington Post Read More