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Hertz Foundation Announces 2022 Hertz Fellows

From defending the nation’s digital infrastructure against cyberthreats to developing electronics that can reduce our dependence on fossil fuels, the 2022 Hertz Fellows will address the most pressing challenges facing our nation.
25-May-2022 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

How the Hertz Foundation Helped an AI Company Take Shape

Hertz Fellows John Frank, Dan Roberts and Max Kleiman-Weiner cofounded Diffeo, an AI start up company later acquired by Salesforce, after meeting at the Hertz Summer Workshop.
13-May-2022 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Revolutionizing Imaging at the Nano-Scale

As founder and CEO at Voxa, Hertz Fellow Chris Own develops instruments that improve our understanding of materials and biological systems at the sub-micrometer scale, providing the foundation for the next generation of technologies.
17-Mar-2022 1:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

45 Finalists Named for the 2022 Hertz Fellowships

The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation today announced 45 finalists for the 2022 Hertz Fellowship in applied science, mathematics, and engineering.
4-Feb-2022 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Hertz Foundation Names Wendy Connors as Chief Development Officer

The Hertz Foundation has named Wendy Connors as its new chief development officer to oversee all aspects of fundraising, including solicitation of principal gifts, campaign planning, program design, and volunteer and board partnerships.
12-Jan-2022 12:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

From the Bench to Biotech Venture Capital

Hertz Fellows Judy Savitskaya, Katie Bodner Spielberg, and Kelly Moynihan transitioned to biotech venture capital after receiving their PhDs in bioengineering, enabling them to work closely with forward-thinking entrepreneurs and promising new...
17-Dec-2021 3:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

Fairer Democracy: Designing a Better Citizens’ Assembly

Hertz Fellow Bailey Flanigan is using her engineering background to design a better—and fairer—way of selecting people for citizen panels.
1-Nov-2021 2:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

2022 Hertz Fellowship Application Now Open

The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering the nation’s most promising innovators in science and technology, today announced that it is accepting applications for the 2022 Hertz Fellowship.
8-Sep-2021 5:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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Jayne Iafrate
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925-583-2411

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