At the MIT School of Science, we celebrate the achievements of faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

Awards and Honors

Nobel Prizes 11
Kavli Prizes 3
MacArthur “Genius Grant” Fellows 8
National Medal of Science 15
National Academy of Sciences Members 106
American Academy for Advancement of Science Fellows 21
American Academy of Arts and Sciences Members 130
David and Lucile Packard Foundation Fellows 11
Barry M. Goldwater Scholars 24

MIT School of Science Awards

Undergraduate and Graduate Teaching Prizes

The School of Science annually awards teaching prizes for faculty excellence in teaching. Nominations for awards are submitted in the late spring.

Staff Excellence Awards

The Staff Excellence Awards program recognizes the significant contributions School of Science staff members make to the MIT community, particularly for accomplishments that go beyond their typical roles and duties.