Past Recipients

Over 150 awards have been presented during the Tekne Awards’ 13 years of celebration. Companies ranging from a two year old start-up to Global industry leaders have all benefited from their moment in the Tekne spotlight. Learn about the  organizations and individuals who have earned a Tekne for their innovative contribution to our science and technology eco-system by reviewing recipients listed below. 


The Minnesota Science & Technology (MST) Hall of Fame was created to honor true heroes in our state’s history, individuals whose achievements in science and technology have made lasting contributions to our state and to the world in which we live. 


The seventh class will be inducted into the Hall of Fame at the Annual Tekne Awards, November 13, 2014.

>> Learn more about the Minnesota Science & Technology Hall of Fame



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