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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

6 Breakthrough Prize Recipients

9 Crafoord Laureates

1 Fields Medal Recipient

9 Kavli Prize Recipients

42 MacArthur Fellows

64 National Medal of Science Recipients

13 National Medal of Technology and Innovation Recipients

45 Nobel Laureates (46 prizes)

17 Wolf Prize Recipients


107 American Academy of Arts and Sciences Faculty Fellows

39 National Academy of Engineering Members

8 National Academy of Medicine Members

74 National Academy of Sciences Members