News in “MacArthur Fellows”

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Carlos D. Bustamante, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Population geneticist Carlos D. Bustamante was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Michal Lipson, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Optical physicist Michal Lipson was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Kelly Benoit-Bird, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Marine biologist Kelly Benoit-Bird was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Annette Gordon-Reed, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

American historian Annette Gordon-Reed was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Shannon Lee Dawdy, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Anthropologist Shannon Lee Dawdy was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Drew Berry, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Biomedical animator Drew Berry was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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David Simon, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Author, screenwriter, and producer David Simon was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do ... Read More
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Yiyun Li, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Fiction writer Yiyun Li was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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David Cromer, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Theater director David Cromer was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Emmanuel Saez, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Economist Emmanuel Saez was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Dawn Song, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Computer security specialist Dawn Song was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Nicholas Benson, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Stone carver Nicholas Benson was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Nergis Mavalvala, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Quantum astrophysicist Nergis Mavalvala was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Matthew Carter, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Type designer Matthew Carter was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Jason Moran, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

Jazz Pianist and Composer Jason Moran was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do ... Read More
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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

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Cecilia A. Conrad

Vice President, MacArthur Fellows Program

Melissa Flagg

Senior Program Officer

Marlies A. Carruth

Senior Program Officer

Christina Lovely

Program Officer

Don Meyer

Program Officer

Krista L. Pospisil

Program Officer

Laura E. Scholl

Program Officer

Maureen P. Atwell

Program Administrator

Eloise E. Daniels

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Diane Estes

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Jennifer Hazen

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