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.

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

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

Larry Abbott, Emery Neal Brown, Terrence Sejnowski, Haim Sompolinsky, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience contributions

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

Frank Eisenhauer designed instruments that collected evidence for a black hole at the center of our galaxy

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

2023 global Justice Lecture

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

Call for Nominations
Nominations for the 2023 Gruber Prizes are Closed

Nominations for the 2024 Gruber Prizes will open in spring 2023