2003 MacArthur Foundation Awards
Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
The MacArthur Foundation awards monetary prizes each year in order to provide financial assistance for selected innovators.
- Guillermo Algaze, 38, anthropology; San Diego, Calif.
- James J. Collins, 38, biomedical engineering; Boston, Mass.
- Lydia Davis, 56, writer and translator; Albany, N.Y.
- Erik Demaine, 22, computer science; Cambridge, Mass.
- Corinne Dufka, 46, human rights activist; Freetown, Sierra Leone
- Peter Gleick, 46, conservation analyst; Oakland, Calif.
- Osvaldo Golijov, 42, music professor and composer; Worcester, Mass.
- Deborah Jin, 34, physicist; Boulder, Colo.
- Angela Johnson, 42, writer; Kent, Ohio
- Tom Joyce, 46, artist-blacksmith; Santa Fe, N.M.
- Sarah H. Kagan, 41, nursing professor; Philadelphia, Pa.
- Ned Kahn, 43, science exhibit artist; Sebastopol, Calif.
- Jim Yong Kim, 43, public health physician; Geneva, Switzerland
- Nawal Nour, 37, physician; Boston, Mass.
- Loren Rieseberg, 42, botanist; Bloomington, Ind.
- Amy Rosenzweig, 36, biochemist; Evanston, Ill.
- Pedro A. Sanchez, 62, agronomist; Upper Grandview, N.Y.
- Lateefah Simon, 26, director of a program for troubled teenagers and young women; San Francisco, Calif.
- Peter Sis, 54, illustrator and author; New York, N.Y.
- Sarah Sze, 34, sculptor; New York, N.Y.
- Eve Troutt Powell, 42, historian; Athens, Ga.
- Anders Winroth, 38, historian; New Haven, Conn.
- Daisy Youngblood, 58, sculptor; Santa Fe, N.M.
- Xiaowei Zhuang, 31, biophysicist; Cambridge, Mass.
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