12 Living Members of the National Academy of Sciences


4 Nobel Prizes


6 National Medal of Science laureates

Excellence at Carnegie

​​​​​​​We have a long history of finding and supporting exceptional scientific talent—individuals who go on to make groundbreaking discoveries. Carnegie scientists, in fact, have received scores of prestigious awards and honors:Our research breakthroughs have fundamentally changed how we understand the cosmos, our planet, and the synthesis of molecules that make life possible.

Major Recognitions