Laureates Search

Enter your search terms in at least one of the following search fields. Then click on the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form to begin the search.

Title Yearsort descending Subject Award
Ernst Georg Fischer
1934
Engineering
Potts
F.A. Vening Meinesz
1936
Engineering
Potts
John Clyde Hostetter
1937
Engineering
Potts
Lars Olai Grondahl
1938
Engineering
Potts
H. Jermain Creighton
1939
Engineering
Potts
Newcomb K. Chaney
1939
Engineering
Potts
Harold Eugene Edgerton
1941
Engineering
Potts
Bernard Lyot
1942
Physics
Potts
Harcourt Colborne Drake
1942
Engineering
Potts
Jesse Wakefield Beams
1942
Physics
Potts
Don Francisco Ballen
1943
Life Science
Potts
Paul Renno Heyl
1943
Physics
Potts
Edwin A. Link
1945
Engineering
Potts
Bengt Edlen
1946
Physics
Potts
Sanford A. Moss
1946
Engineering
Potts
Ira Sprague Bowen
1946
Physics
Potts
Robert Harrington Kent
1947
Engineering
Potts
Vladimir Kosma Zworykin
1947
Engineering
Potts

Note: "Franklin" Medals are not the same as "Benjamin Franklin" Medals. The Benjamin Franklin Medal was initiated in 1998 to represent the combined legacies of several historic medals, including the Franklin Medal.

Note: The Scott Medal is awarded by the City of Philadelphia. Prior to 1920, the Institute's Committee on Science and the Arts selected the medalists and the Scott Medals were presented on Awards Day at The Franklin Institute.

For more information about The Franklin Institute Awards program, contact the Awards Program Director at awards@fi.edu.