CRDF Global’s Awards Gala is held to recognize individuals, corporations, and organizations that are committed to advancing CRDF Global's mission of promoting peace and prosperity through science and technology cooperation.
CRDF Global presents the George Brown Award for International Scientific Cooperation to an individual for his or her crucial work advancing fundamental issues through cross-border collaboration. Named in honor of the late California Congressman George E. Brown, Jr., the award recognizes those whose life work has advanced his vision of creating a better world through science and innovation.
Whether funding research and development, connecting researchers across borders, or working through public-private partnerships, corporations have become crucial players in furthering scientific collaboration. The CRDF Global Corporate Impact Award recognizes a corporate entity for demonstrating leadership in promoting peace and prosperity through international scientific cooperation.