Housed within the Donia Human Rights Center, the Wallenberg Medal and Lecture recognizes outstanding humanitarians whose work perpetuates University of Michigan alumnus Raoul Wallenberg’s extraordinary accomplishments and human values. These activities are supported by the Wallenberg Endowment, which was established in 1985.

2023 Medal and Lecture

Please join us for the 2023 Wallenberg Medal and Lecture, October 10th at Rackham Auditorium. This year’s medalist will be announced in the late spring.

Recent Medal Recipients


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Wallenberg Fellowship

The Wallenberg Fellowship is awarded annually to a graduating senior of exceptional promise who is committed to service and the public good. 

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