Great Immigrants Great Americans

Carnegie -- Great Immigrants, Great Americans

An initiative of the Carnegie Corporation that celebrates the exemplary contributions of immigrants to American life. The Corporation honors naturalized citizens who have enriched and strengthened our nation and our democracy through their contributions and actions to serve society. Honorees come from many countries of origin and have been recognized for helping others as medical providers and researchers; as advocates for the disadvantaged, disabled, and disenfranchised; and as changemakers in politics, voting rights, climate change, and teaching. Learn more.