Grants

Fund for the City of New York

To provide partial support for the Sloan Public Service Awards program

  • Amount $750,000
  • City New York, NY
  • Investigator Mary McCormick
  • Year 2011
  • Program Initiatives
  • Sub-program New York City Initiatives

This grant provides three years of support for the continued operation of the Sloan Public Service Awards. Administered by the Fund for the City of New York since 1973 and supported by the Sloan Foundation since 1985, these annual awards honor exceptional civil servants working in New York City municipal government. Each of the six yearly winners receive a $10,000 award and is honored both in a ceremony at his or her workplace and in a city-wide celebration presided over by the Mayor. Grant funds will support the administrative costs of the program for three years, including the selection process, nominee vetting, press outreach, event planning, and award monies.

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