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Morrison Fellowship Prizes
To the world at large, the Estate is best known for the Morrison Fellowship Prizes, yearly scientific awards they distribute to between thirty and fifty people, working in any field, who “demonstrate remarkable talent and the promise for continued creative work.”
The prize is $500,000, paid over seven years in biannual installments, and comes with no
As wonderful as that might be for awardees, the prize gives cover to Estate field teams
who show up to investigate strange events and accomplishments to see if they’re actually Strange events and accomplishments. It’s amazing what the lure of a cash prize will do to
even the purest of motivations. The funding required to pay out such large sums is charitably provided by various named and anonymous donors, most of whom believe they are supporting a philanthropic foundation.
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