Introducing the 2021 Hertz Fellows
These future leaders are addressing the most pressing challenges facing society.
Revolutionizing Microbial Research
Ravi Sheth won the Hertz Thesis Prize for developing new tools for microbial research.
Empower Limitless Progress
We're pursuing bold ideas, potent collaborations, and promising opportunities.

The Hertz Foundation identifies the nation’s most promising innovators in science and technology and empowers them to pursue their boldest ideas without limits.

Our Areas of Impact

Explore the many ways Hertz Fellows are making a positive difference in the world.

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Recent News

Hertz Fellows are unlocking creative solutions to our most pressing challenges. Catch up on the latest advances.

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The Fellows Community

Hertz Fellows connect and collaborate across disciplines, geography, and generations.

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Every Investment Matters

Help us fund and support more innovators, now and into the future.

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The Hertz Fellowship
How to Apply
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