The Hertz Foundation is committed to enhancing our nation's security and economic vitality, while fueling its global leadership in science and technology.
We provide our Hertz Fellows with the unparalleled research freedom needed to transform scientific discoveries into action. Through the Hertz Fellowship and access to the Hertz community, our fellows are empowered to pursue bold ideas, potent collaborations, and promising opportunities.
By applying their remarkable talents to areas where they are most urgently needed, Hertz Fellows are inventing a better future—from the future of healthcare to the future of our environment.
Our Areas of Impact
Awards and Recognition
For more than 60 years, Hertz Fellows have been recognized as some of the most notable leaders in science, engineering, and mathematics.