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Unraveling the Genetic Basis of Cellular Behaviors
David Van Valen received the NIH Director's New Innovator Award for work on biological information processing.
Meet the Recent Hertz Fellow Graduates
Graduating Hertz Fellows are poised to become leaders in science and technology.
A Most Influential Woman in Business
Hertz Foundation President Robbee Kosak was honored by the San Francisco Business Times.
Introducing the 2022 Hertz Fellows
These 13 future science and technology leaders will tackle the most significant challenges facing the nation and the world.
Empowering 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.

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

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