Latest Lemelson Foundation Stories

2010-09-16 07:30:00


2010-06-09 11:00:00

NEW YORK, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the NCIIA presented cash prizes to three collegiate biomedical engineering teams in recognition of their leading work in the field.

2010-03-24 11:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA) will host its annual March Madness for the Mind showcase of student innovation in San Francisco on March 27, 2010 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. PDT at the Exploratorium® in the Palace of Fine Arts.

2010-03-03 14:42:20

A scientific “Renaissance man” whose work spans the fields of mathematics, linguistics, biotechnology and polymer physics, Erez Lieberman-Aiden, graduate student at the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, has been named the winner of the prestigious $30,000 Lemelson-MIT Student Prize.

2010-02-11 08:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashoka and The Lemelson Foundation, with support from Microsoft®, will bring together inventors and social entrepreneurs from February 11 to 13, 2010 in Hyderabad, India.

2010-01-28 09:10:00

According to this year's Lemelson-MIT Invention Index , an annual survey that gauges Americans' perceptions about invention and innovation, teens are enthusiastic about these subjects, with 77 percent interested in pursuing a STEM career.

2009-10-07 15:54:00

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA) announced the launch of BMEStart, an award recognizing undergraduate excellence in biomedical innovation.

2009-09-23 07:30:00

CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a precision technology leader creating innovative opto-digital solutions in healthcare, life science and consumer electronics products, has announced the call for nominations for the sixth annual Olympus Innovation Awards Program.

2009-09-22 19:40:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Freeplay Foundation announced today that it has been chosen as a featured organization at this week's meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative.

2009-08-20 09:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug.

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