Enrico Fermi Award


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Enrico Fermi Award

given for “exceptional and altogether outstanding achievement” in atomic energy. [Am. Hist.: Misc.]
See: Prize
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President Bill Clinton gave him the Energy Department's Enrico Fermi Award for achievement in science and technology.
He had only recently been awarded the prestigious Enrico Fermi Award by the U.S.
But, underneath, the paper was still carrying a contradictory New York Times Service report from Washington, saying 'President Kennedy will personally present the EUR50,000 Enrico Fermi award to Dr J Robet Oppenheimer at a White House Ceremony Dec 2, administration officials have disclosed'.
Among honors he received were the Albert Einstein Award, the Enrico Fermi Award and the National Medal of Science.