The Gruber Foundation honors individuals in the fields of Cosmology, Genetics, Neuroscience, Justice, and Women's Rights, whose groundbreaking work provides new models that inspire and enable fundamental shifts in knowledge and culture.

Richard Ellis for revolutionary contributions in astrophysics observation and instrumentation

The Gruber Program for Global Justice and Women’s Rights is administered by Yale Law School

Huda Akil for contributions to the identification of neural circuitry and molecular mechanisms underlying a range of neuropsychiatric conditions

Awarded to highest ranked applicants to Yale PhD programs in the life sciences, cosmology, and astrophysics

Allan Jacobson and Lynne Maquat for pioneering studies on nonsense mediated mRNA decay

Young Scientists Awards recognize the achievements of brilliant early-career scientists from around the world

2023 Global Justice Lecture

Lynsey Addario delivered the Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Global Justice on March 27

Call for Nominations

Nominations for the 2024 Gruber Prizes close on December 15, 2023