Congratulations to the many NYU alumni and faculty who were recipients of the 2020 Guggenheim Fellowship. Fellowships are awarded to "individuals who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts."

Approximately 175 fellowships are awarded each year.

See this year's alumni recipients below:

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See this year's faculty recipients below:

  • Jenny McPhee, academic director of the Center for Applied Liberal Arts at the School of Professional Studies and clinical assistant professor of Translation and Creative Writing
  • Kim Phillips-Fein, professor in the Gallatin School of Individualized Study
  • Melissa Schwartzberg (GSAS '02), Silver Professor of Politics  

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