Health and Environment
15-year-old high school sophomore Jack Andraka invented an award-winning and inexpensive early detection test for pancreatic, ovarian, and lung cancers.
Navajo woman who delivers water to families on her reservation with no local access to water.
Chinese environmental activist, founder of the Institute for Environment and Public Affairs.
Kenyan environmentalist and women’s rights activist. First African woman to win Nobel Peace Prize.
As youth director of Earth Guardians, a group of activists, artists, and musicians who are committed to protecting the earth, Martinez is one of 21 plaintiffs suing the U.S. federal government for the right to a cleaner planet.
Dr. Raj Panjabi
Physician, Founder of Last Mile Health, an organization providing primary healthcare to rural Liberians.
Dr. Zaher Sahloul and Mrs. Suzanne Akras Sahloul
Respectively, Senior Advisor and former President of SAMS, Syrian American Medical Society and Founder and Executive Director of Syrian Community Network.