"When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world." George Washington Carver

Innovation Pioneers

PRIDE Museum Technology and Science Wall of Fame

All of their names may not be well-known, but their work molds the way we live our lives today. Their creative minds have given the world a diverse range of devices, products, and processes. These profiles reflect inventions and innovations by African Americans who have made significant contributions to science, technology, health, business, and everyday life. We thank them for their presence in the halls of higher learning and for making their genius recognized.

Our biography database is always growing! If you would like to submit a profile of yourself or a pioneer that has inspired you (Adults ages 31+),
do so here.