Immigrant filmmakers are invited to apply for three $50,000 Creative Promise PrizesLearn more and apply today
2020 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical ScienceLearn more about Viviana
2020 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in LiteratureLearn more about Yaa
The Vilcek Foundation raises awareness of immigrant contributions in America and fosters appreciation of the arts and sciences.
We honor foreign-born artists, scientists, and advocates of immigrant rights living and working in the United States for their outstanding contributions to society.
2020 Vilcek Foundation Prizewinners
Nine prizes totaling $600,000 are being awarded to immigrant scientists, writers, and advocates of immigrant rights including Harvard’s Xiaowei Zhuang, author Edwidge Danticat, and the Honorable Robert A. Katzmann.MEET THE 2020 PRIZEWINNERS
Open Call for Applications
In 2021, six prizes of $50,000 will be awarded to celebrate the achievements of foreign-born biomedical researchers and filmmakers in the United States. Learn more about the Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise, eligibility requirements, and apply today!Apply for a Creative Promise Prize