Thursday, April 21, 2016
6:00 to 11:00 pm
As one of the nation's oldest and most prestigious awards galas, this annual black tie event celebrates the most talented scientists, engineers, inventors, and innovators from across the globe right here in the heart of Philadelphia.
Our 2016 laureates will be announced this fall. Check back soon to learn more about our next class of honorees.
Interested in sponsoring the 2016 Franklin Institute Awards Ceremony and Dinner? Learn more about levels and benefits.
This annual event sells out quickly! Don’t miss out on your opportunity to celebrate science and technology innovation.
Learn more about our week-long celebration of our laureates’ achievements.
Since 1824, The Franklin Institute has honored the greatest men and women of science.
Meet our all-volunteer Committee of scientists and engineers behind the laureate nominations.
To see what you can expect from this event, check out photos from last year’s Awards Ceremony and Dinner!