Science is born of Scientists. But no scientist thrives without his or her institution, distinguished institute, college or university. The United Kingdom has some of the finest and most renowned in the institutions in the world. It here that our greatest scientists have achieved their breakthroughs. We honour the next generation — the Laureates and Finalists of the 2019 Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists at the second annual ceremony of the Blavatnik Awards in the United Kingdom.