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Contact Us

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
630 Fifth Avenue
Suite 2200
New York, NY, 10111

(212) 649-1649

(212) 757-5117

[email protected]

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

NOTE: Due to significant pressures on their time, Sloan program directors do not take unsolicited meetings with grantseekers.  If you would like to discuss Sloan's potential interest in a project, please send a letter of inquiry to the appropriate program director.

Directions to Sloan

From the Airports:

From LaGuardia:
A taxi costs approximately $40 not including toll and tip. Travel time is usually about 35 - 40 minutes.

From JFK:
A taxi costs $52 not including tolls, surcharges, and tip. Travel time around 40 – 60 minutes, longer at peak hours.

From Newark Airport:
A taxi costs approximately $55 not including tolls and tips and will take about 75 minutes depending on traffic.

Visit the NYC Taxi and Limosine Commission Web site for frequently updated information on taxi fares.

By the Subway:

  • Take the B, D, F or M train to 47th-50th Street/Rockefeller Center stop; or
  • Take the 6 train to 51st Street stop (cross-street: Lexington Avenue); or
  • Take the 1 train to 50th Street stop (cross street: Broadway)

Subway fare is $2.75 one way. For more information, consult the MTA Web site.


Rockefeller Center Garage
25 W 48th Street
New York, NY 10020-1509
Phone: (212) 698-8530

Entrance to the Building:

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is located at 630 Fifth Avenue, the entrance is on Fifth Avenue, between 50th and 51st Streets (a statue of Atlas is in front of the entrance, and St. Patrick’s Cathedral is directly opposite).  Sloan's offices are on the 22nd floor, Suite 2200.

Security Procedures

​Rockefeller Center security requires that all visitors to the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation show photo identification before being issued a building pass. 

Visiting for a Seminar?

The Foundation regularly invites outside experts in to give seminars on topics of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation interest or on unique grantmaking opportunities. 

Seminars run from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. and are followed by a half-hour follow-up discussion over coffee and tea.  Speakers are asked to arrive at the Foundation no later that 1:15 p.m. on the day of the seminar to allow adequate time for set up.  All seminar speakers are invited to join the President and program staff for lunch prior to the seminar.  Speakers planning to join for lunch should arrive at the Foundation no later than 12:15 p.m.

Speakers traveling to the Foundation from outside the New York metro area will be reimbursed for reasonable travel and lodging expenses.  Original receipts should be submitted along with a Travel Expense Form.

Nearby Hotels

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has no official relationship with any of the hotels listed below. Hotels are listed solely for their proximity to the Foundation's offices. We encourage out-of-town guests to make accomodations as far in advance as possible.

Club Quarters Midtown
25 West 51st Street
(212) 262-3200

Doubletree Metropolitan Hotel
569 Lexington Avenue
(800) 836-6471

Hilton New York
1335 Avenue of the Americas
(212) 586-7000

Hotel Elysee
60 East 54th Street
(212) 753-1066

Marriott Marquis New York
1535 Broadway
(800) 843-4898

Omni Berkshire
21 East 52nd Street
(212) 753-1066

Warwick Hotel
65 West 54th Street
(212) 753-5800

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