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Awards & Honors

Scientists, engineers, and—above all—innovative thinkers, Caltech scholars thrive in an environment of intellectual creativity and freedom. Our faculty, alumni, postdocs, and trustees have been recognized with top national and international honors and the world's most prestigious prizes for their bold scientific explorations and inspired collaborations.

Awards & Prizes

10 Breakthrough Prize Recipients

9 Crafoord Laureates

1 Fields Medal Recipient

11 Kavli Prize Recipients

42 MacArthur Fellows

66 National Medal of Science Recipients

14 National Medal of Technology and Innovation Recipients

46 Nobel Laureates (47 prizes)

18 Wolf Prize Recipients


110 American Academy of Arts and Sciences Faculty Fellows

37 National Academy of Engineering Members

8 National Academy of Medicine Members

76 National Academy of Sciences Members