Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise

The Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise support emerging to mid-career immigrant professionals who have demonstrated exceptional achievements early in their careers.

  • Young immigrant research scientists and musicians are welcome to apply
  • Six $50,000 cash awards
  • Applications are open through June 10, 2022

2023 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science

  • Three prizes of $50,000
  • Foreign-born research scientists whose work exemplifies outstanding scientific accomplishment and represents a significant contribution to their area of research
  • Application deadline: June 10, 2022, 5pm ET
Apply for a science prize

2023 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Music

  • Three prizes of $50,000
  • Immigrant musicians who demonstrate outstanding early achievement in music
  • Application deadline: June 10, 2022, 5pm ET
Apply for a music prize