## Награды и Почетные Звания

Israel Gelfand is the recipient of many awards and honors.

The awards include:

- Member, Moscow Mathematical Society (1935)
- the State Prize of the U.S.S.R. (1951 and 1953)
- the Lenin Prize (1961)
- the Wolf Foundation Prize in Mathematics (1978)
- Wigner Medal (1979)
- the Kyoto Prize (1989)
- MacArthur Foundation Fellowship (1994)
- the State Award of the Russian Federation (1999)
- The Leroy P. Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement from American Mathematical Society (2005)

He was elected a member of several Academies:

- the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (1964)
- the Royal Irish Academy (1970)
- the National Academy of Sciences of the U.S.A.(1970)
- the Royal Swedish Academy (1974)
- the Académie des Sciences of France (1976)
- the Royal Society of Britain (1977)
- the Academia dei Lincei of Italy (1988)
- the The Imperial Academie of Sciences of Japan (1989)
- a Lifetime Member of the New York Academy of Sciences (1999)
- the European Academy of Sciences (2004)
- Academy of Sciences of the U.S.S.R.
*(now Russian Academy of Sciences)*

Gelfand was a corresponding member of the U.S.S.R. Academy of Sciences since 1953, and was elected as a full member in 1984.

He received the following honorary degrees

- Honorary doctorate from the University of Oxford (England)
- Harvard University (USA)
- Sorbonne University (France)
- University of Lyons (France)
- Uppsala University (Sweden)
- University of Pennsylvania (USA)
- New York University (USA)
- Scuola Normale de Pisa (Italy)
- University of Kyoto (Japan)
- He was awarded the Order of Lenin three times (1954, 1956, 1973)(USSR)
- He was a President of the Moscow Math Society during 1968-1970 (USSR)
- He was also an honorary member of the American Mathematical Society (USA)
- He was also an honorary member of the London Mathematical Society (England)