Women in Technology and Science

Nobel Prizes 2023

  • 16 October 2023

Women and Nobel Prizes 2023

Anne L'Huiller Katalin Karikó Narges Mohammadi Claudia Goldin

Four women have been awarded Nobel prizes in 2023. Two are in STEM:

Narges Mohammadi has been awarded the peace prize for her fight against the oppression of women in Iran and her fight to promote human rights and freedom for all.

Claudia Goldin has been awarded The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2023 for her work key drivers of gender differences in the labour market. Claudia Goldin’s research has given us new and often surprising insights into women’s historical and contemporary roles in the labour market.

Read more about the Nobel prize winners at:

Find out about all the women awarded Nobel prizes at https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/lists/nobel-prize-awarded-women/.

Educational resources about the Nobel prizes are at https://www.nobelprize.org/educational/