Grants Database

The Foundation awards approximately 200 grants per year (excluding the Sloan Research Fellowships), totaling roughly $80 million dollars in annual commitments in support of research and education in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and economics. This database contains grants for currently operating programs going back to 2008. For grants from prior years and for now-completed programs, see the annual reports section of this website.

Grants Database

Grantee
Amount
City
Year
  • grantee: NumFOCUS
    amount: $20,000
    city: Austin, TX
    year: 2018

    To support travel by students and junior faculty to a workshop focused on the development of scientific software using the R statistical computing language

    • Program Digital Technology
    • Sub-program Data & Computational Research
    • Investigator Karthik Ram

    To support travel by students and junior faculty to a workshop focused on the development of scientific software using the R statistical computing language

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  • grantee: FORCE11
    amount: $20,000
    city: San Diego, CA
    year: 2018

    To partially support the 2018 Future of Research Communication and eScholarship meeting

    • Program Digital Technology
    • Sub-program Scholarly Communication
    • Investigator Cameron Neylon

    To partially support the 2018 Future of Research Communication and eScholarship meeting

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  • grantee: Center for Strategic and International Studies
    amount: $124,475
    city: Washington, DC
    year: 2018

    To support research and workshops in the Energy in America project to examine how energy impacts the United States economy at multiple levels and the changing role of energy development on job creation

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Sarah Ladislaw

    To support research and workshops in the Energy in America project to examine how energy impacts the United States economy at multiple levels and the changing role of energy development on job creation

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  • grantee: Foundation Center
    amount: $75,000
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2018

    To support work on behalf of the nonprofit and charitable community

    • Program Initiatives
    • Investigator Bradford Smith

    To support work on behalf of the nonprofit and charitable community

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  • grantee: The Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City
    amount: $56,384
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2018

    To increase the utility of NYC open data by enabling library and information professionals to improve the quality of data dictionaries

    • Program Initiatives
    • Investigator Adrienne Schmoeker

    To increase the utility of NYC open data by enabling library and information professionals to improve the quality of data dictionaries

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  • grantee: United States Association for Energy Economics
    amount: $10,000
    city: Cleveland, OH
    year: 2018

    To support the participation of graduate students at the Ph.D. Day event at the 2018 USAEE North American conference in Washington, D.C.

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Sanya Carley

    To support the participation of graduate students at the Ph.D. Day event at the 2018 USAEE North American conference in Washington, D.C.

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  • grantee: College of William and Mary
    amount: $50,000
    city: Williamsburg, VA
    year: 2018

    To develop the indoor surface extractor/collector

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Chemistry of Indoor Environments
    • Investigator Rachel O'Brien

    To develop the indoor surface extractor/collector

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  • grantee: Stanford University
    amount: $125,000
    city: Stanford, CA
    year: 2018

    To advance the design and implementation of causal inference techniques other than randomization in public policy evaluation

    • Program Economics
    • Sub-program Economic Institutions, Behavior, & Performance
    • Investigator Margaret Levi

    To advance the design and implementation of causal inference techniques other than randomization in public policy evaluation

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  • grantee: New York University
    amount: $20,000
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2018

    To assess whether mandatory building energy audits in New York City contribute to meaningful reductions in building energy use

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Katrina Wyman

    To assess whether mandatory building energy audits in New York City contribute to meaningful reductions in building energy use

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  • grantee: National Press Foundation
    amount: $5,540
    city: Washington, DC
    year: 2018

    To demonstrate how HOMEChem activities can be translated for a lay audience via journalism

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Chemistry of Indoor Environments
    • Investigator Sandy Johnson

    To demonstrate how HOMEChem activities can be translated for a lay audience via journalism

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