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.

Lars Hernquist and Volker Springel’s computer simulations  revolutionized the study of processes behind the structure of the cosmos

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

Friedrich Bonhoeffer, Corey Goodman and Marc Tessier-Lavigne elucidated molecular mechanisms that guide developing axons to targets

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

Bonnie Bassler made pioneering discoveries on bacterial communication

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

2020 Global Justice Lecture

Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha delivered the Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Global Justice on October 26.

Call for Nominations

Nominations to the 2021 Gruber Prizes are now closed.