The National Inventors Hall of Fame Reaches Far Beyond Our Museum

Honoring the Greatest Innovators

Inspiring Future Innovators

Challenging Today's Innovators

Inspiring Innovation in America

The mission of the National Inventors Hall of Fame® (NIHF) is to recognize inventors, promote creativity, and advance the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship.

Our Approach

We connect inventors who have built the world around us with the innovators of tomorrow.

Step 1

Induct the world's most creative minds into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Step 2

Work one-on-one with each new Inductee class to learn about their unique innovation journeys.

Step 3

Infuse their stories, insights and passion into our STEM education programs.

Step 4

Provide authentic, impactful experiences that help tomorrow's innovators realize their potential.

Company Overview

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Annual Report

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2021 CEO Vision Statement

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Policy

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