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Recent News


June 17th, 2019

The Blavatnik School of Government is one of the partners involved in a new initiative working to encourage and support people of BAME background (Black, Asian and Minority-ethnic), to pursue careers in political leadership. [...]

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June 6th, 2019

Harvard Business School (HBS) has named its 2019-2020 Blavatnik Fellows in Life Science Entrepreneurship. Launched in 2013, the Blavatnik Fellowship was part of a $50 million gift to Harvard University from the Blavatnik Family Foundation, headed by Len Blavatnik (MBA 1989). In 2019, an additional $10 million was provided by the foundation to support the Fellowship through 2029. [...]

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May 29th, 2019

The Blavatnik Family Foundation and the New York Academy of Sciences today announced Finalists of the 2019 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists. Thirty-one of the nation’s rising stars in science will compete for three Blavatnik National Laureate Awards in the categories of Chemistry, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Life Sciences. [...]

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