recipients of this year's MacArthur Fellowships
, also known as the
MacArthur Foundation awarded Smith one of its prestigious MacArthur Fellowships, the so-called genius award.
In January, in the aftermath of winning the MacArthur Fellowship.
Daniela Ru and Dan Jurafsky Awarded MacArthur Fellowships
The MacArthur Fellowship is a "no strings attached" award in support of people, not projects.
The Pontedera center gained further support when Grotowsky was named the recipent of a "genius grant" in the most recent round of MacArthur Fellowships
The prestigious MacArthur Fellowships
, known as the "genius awards,' are presented each year to individuals in the arts and sciences.
vary from $128,000 to $300,000, paid out over five years, depending on the age of the recipient; recipients over age 65 at the time of the award receive the most money.