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June 18th, 2020

The Blavatnik Family Foundation is supporting the fight against COVID-19 locally, nationally and around the world. [...]

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September 21st, 2021

Honoring outstanding postdoctoral scientists from academic research institutions across New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, the Blavatnik Family Foundation and the New York Academy of Sciences announced the three Winners and six Finalists of the 2021 Blavatnik Regional Awards for Young Scientists. The announcement comes during National Postdoc Appreciation Week. The Blavatnik Regional Awards recognize researchers in three scientific categories: Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Chemistry. [...]

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September 17th, 2021

This week is the annual longlist podcast episode. Host, Razia Iqbal, is joined by two of judges -  historian, author, columnist and television presenter Dominic Sandbrook and historian and writer Kathryn Hughes. Together, Razia and guests explore the depth and variety of the thirteen books on this year’s longlist, as well as which qualities define the best works of non-fiction. The winner of the 2021 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction will be announced at an event at the Science Museum, generously supported by the Blavatnik Family Foundation, on Tuesday 16 November. [...]

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September 17th, 2021

A new sculpture, an immensely tall purple fountain pen, by one of Britain’s most celebrated artists, Michael Craig-Martin RA, will be unveiled outside the University of Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government on Walton Street, Oxford on 23rd September 2021. The artist will be present for the unveiling. The sculpture, Fountain Pen 2019, is a vivid magenta in colour and balances strikingly on the single point of the pen’s nib. [...]

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Warner Music Group, Blavatnik Family Foundation Announce $100 Million Fund to Support the Music Community and Groups Promoting Social Justice
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