Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise

The Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise support immigrant professionals who have demonstrated exceptional achievements early in their careers.

  • Open call for applications
  • Awarded in two categories: biomedical science and a rotating category in the arts and humanities
  • Unrestricted cash award of $50,000

In 2023, the Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise are awarded in biomedical science and music. Previous categories include dance, filmmaking, literature, culinary arts, architecture, design, visual arts, and theatre.