Robert A. Katzmann
Born in United States
Robert A. Katzmann (1953-2021) receives the Vilcek Prize for Excellence in the Administration of Justice for his exemplary career in public service and his dedication to broadening access to legal representation for immigrants in need.
2020 Vilcek Prize for Excellence in Administration of Justice
Born in Mexico
Valeria Luiselli receives the Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Literature for intelligent, distinctive fiction and nonfiction that interrogates the United States’ immigration system, and bears witness to those left voiceless by mass deportation.
2020 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Literature
Born in Guatemala
Teddy Cruz receives the Vilcek Prize in Architecture for creating designs and concepts that make border communities more inclusive and equitable.
2018 Vilcek Prize in Architecture