Computer Scientist Bill Thies | 2016 MacArthur Fellow

September 21, 2016 Videos MacArthur Fellows

Bill Thies is a computer scientist creating communication and digital technologies to advance the social and economic well-being of low-income communities in the developing world.

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.