MacArthur Fellows Program

The MacArthur Fellows Program celebrates and inspires the creative potential of individuals through no-strings-attached fellowships. Learn more

Ben Lerner, Writer

Class of 2015

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MacArthur Announces Performances, Discussion to Celebrate 35 Years of Iconic Fellowship Program

Most of the events will be open to the public for free or at low cost. Video of many events will be made available online. Read More

MacArthur Fellows Discuss Their Work on Reddit

In a series of online question-and-answer sessions, MacArthur Fellows have discussed their work via “ask me anything” (AMAs) sessions on Reddit. Read More

Fellows In the Media

RSS
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"Forced Out"

The New Yorker
Matthew Desmond, 2015 MacArthur Fellow
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"Moving Beyond Medicines"

The Hindu
Atul Gawande , 2006 MacArthur Fellow
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"The Coming Technology of Out-of-Body Experiences"

The Wall Street Journal
Frank Wilczek , 1982 MacArthur Fellow
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"Ramón Arturo Gutiérrez on Creativity"

Twitter Video
Ramón Arturo Gutiérrez, 1983 MacArthur Fellow
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""Schizophrenia Gene" Discovery Sheds Light on Possible Cause"

Scientific American
Beth Stevens, 2015 MacArthur Fellow
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Staff

Portrait of Cecilia A. Conrad

Cecilia A. Conrad

Managing Director

Marlies A. Carruth

Program Director

Christina Lovely

Program Officer

Don Meyer

Program Officer

Krista L. Pospisil

Program Officer

Laura E. Scholl

Senior Program Officer

Maureen P. Atwell

Program Administrator

Eloise E. Daniels

Program Assistant

Diane Estes

Program Assistant

Jennifer Hazen

Program Assistant

Media Contact

Portrait of Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon

Managing Director, Communications