The Shaw Prize Foundation announced the Shaw Laureates for 2017 at a Press Conference held on 23 May 2017 at Hong Kong time 15:00 (GMT 07:00).

The Shaw Prize in Astronomy  is awarded to Simon D M White.

The Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine is awarded in equal shares to Ian R Gibbons and Ronald D Vale.

The Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences is awarded in equal shares to János Kollár and Claire Voisin.

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