Current Fellows

In its ninetieth annual competition for the United States and Canada, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded 177 Fellowships (including one joint Fellowship) to a diverse group of 178 scholars, artists, and scientists. Appointed on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise, the successful candidates were chosen from a group of almost 3,000 applicants.

We invite you to learn more about these gifted individuals by using the search fields below. We are constantly adding to our catalog of short biographies of Fellows, so check back often for more profiles. Click on the names highlighted in green to access the profiles that are currently available. And please visit our News & Events page for information on their current activities.

Fellow Year Category Field of Study
Helmut Smith 2014
Humanities
European & Latin American History
Patricia Smith 2014
Creative Arts
Poetry
Stacey Steers 2014
Creative Arts
Film-Video
Daniel Stein 2014
Natural Sciences
Applied Mathematics
Rachel Sussman 2014
Creative Arts
Photography
Victoria Sweet 2014
Creative Arts
General Nonfiction
Nathan Swenson 2014
Natural Sciences
Plant Sciences
Stephanie Syjuco 2014
Creative Arts
Fine Arts
Mary Szybist 2014
Creative Arts
Poetry
Emily Talen 2014
Humanities
Architecture, Planning, & Design
Stephen Taylor 2014
Creative Arts
Music Composition
Emily Thompson 2014
Humanities
Film, Video, & Radio Studies
Joseph Thornton 2014
Natural Sciences
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Peter Tse 2014
Social Sciences
Psychology
Gary Urton 2014
Social Sciences
Anthropology & Cultural Studies
Fred Valentine 2014
Creative Arts
Fine Arts
Sylvain Veilleux 2014
Natural Sciences
Astronomy-Astrophysics
Ashvin Vishwanath 2014
Natural Sciences
Physics
Lu Wang 2014
Creative Arts
Music Composition
Claire Watkins 2014
Creative Arts
Fiction
John Watkins 2014
Humanities
English Literature
Kate Weare 2014
Creative Arts
Choreography
Deke Weaver 2014
Creative Arts
Drama & Performance Art
Lois Weaver 2014
Creative Arts
Drama & Performance Art
Marjorie Welish 2014
Creative Arts
Poetry
Bonna Wescoat 2014
Humanities
Classics
Alexandra Wettlaufer 2014
Humanities
European & Latin American Literature
Marco Williams 2014
Creative Arts
Film-Video

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