Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics


Individuals: Early Career and Emerging in Field

Individuals: Mid-Career to Established in Field


-Anyone can nominate a candidate at the online nominations page during the open nominations period. 
- Self-nominations are not allowed. 
- A valid nomination will have basic biographical information on the nominee and nominator and at least one third-party letter of recommendation. 
- Candidate citations (up to 10) from a specified academic publishing database are required. 

The Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics was founded in 2012 by Yuri Milner to recognize those individuals who have made profound contributions to human knowledge. It is open to all physicists -- theoretical, mathematical, experimental -- working on the deepest mysteries of the Universe.