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: Harvard University
    amount: $89,570
    city: Cambridge, MA
    year: 2010

    To advance understanding of market-based approaches to environmental protection by examining the legacy of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 by means of a two day workshop and report

    • Program Economics
    • Sub-program Economic Institutions, Behavior, & Performance
    • Investigator Robert Stavins

    To advance understanding of market-based approaches to environmental protection by examining the legacy of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 by means of a two day workshop and report

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  • grantee: Harvard University
    amount: $125,000
    city: Cambridge, MA
    year: 2010

    To build on the momentum from the Radcliffe conference and develop the Digital Public Library of America through a series of workshops and meetings

    • Program Digital Technology
    • Sub-program Universal Access to Knowledge
    • Investigator John Palfrey

    To build on the momentum from the Radcliffe conference and develop the Digital Public Library of America through a series of workshops and meetings

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  • grantee: The North Carolina A&T University Foundation Inc
    amount: $50,000
    city: Greensboro, NC
    year: 2010

    To enable graduate students in North Carolina A&T's Industrial and Systems Engineering Department who have come from HBCUs to have a summer research experience at a majority university or government laboratory

    • Program Higher Education
    • Sub-program Education and Professional Advancement for Underrepresented Groups
    • Investigator Eui Park

    To enable graduate students in North Carolina A&T's Industrial and Systems Engineering Department who have come from HBCUs to have a summer research experience at a majority university or government laboratory

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  • grantee: National Opinion Research Center
    amount: $52,650
    city: Chicago, IL
    year: 2010

    To complete preparation of a proposal for a comprehensive, retrospective evaluation of nine minority or diversity scholarship programs of eight foundations and government agencies

    • Program Higher Education
    • Sub-program Education and Professional Advancement for Underrepresented Groups
    • Investigator Bronwyn Lodato

    To complete preparation of a proposal for a comprehensive, retrospective evaluation of nine minority or diversity scholarship programs of eight foundations and government agencies

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  • grantee: University of Montana
    amount: $87,300
    city: Missoula, MT
    year: 2010

    To fund an additional three years of the non-scholarship component of the Sloan Indigenous Graduate Partnership at the University of Montana

    • Program Higher Education
    • Sub-program Education and Professional Advancement for Underrepresented Groups
    • Investigator Alexander Ross

    To fund an additional three years of the non-scholarship component of the Sloan Indigenous Graduate Partnership at the University of Montana

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  • grantee: American Chemical Society
    amount: $18,000
    city: Washington, DC
    year: 2010

    To fund for three years an award recognizing a distinguished minority chemist while the American Chemical Society raises funds to endow the award

    • Program Higher Education
    • Sub-program Education and Professional Advancement for Underrepresented Groups
    • Investigator Madeleine Jacobs

    To fund for three years an award recognizing a distinguished minority chemist while the American Chemical Society raises funds to endow the award

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  • grantee: Yale University
    amount: $62,675
    city: New Haven, CT
    year: 2010

    To support a workshop on the challenges of microbial sampling in the indoor environment, co-sponsored by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Microbiology of the Built Environment
    • Investigator Jordan Peccia

    To support a workshop on the challenges of microbial sampling in the indoor environment, co-sponsored by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

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  • grantee: Columbia University
    amount: $124,338
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2010

    To document and build on the history of the Science Honors program

    • Program Initiatives
    • Sub-program New York City Initiatives
    • Investigator Allan Blaer

    To document and build on the history of the Science Honors program

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  • grantee: Mongolian American Scientific Research Center
    amount: $75,000
    city: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
    year: 2010

    To fund a conference on fresh and spent fuel management and regional nuclear cooperation in North East Asia

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Dugersuren Dashdorj

    To fund a conference on fresh and spent fuel management and regional nuclear cooperation in North East Asia

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  • grantee: University of Texas, Austin
    amount: $63,778
    city: Austin, TX
    year: 2010

    To support the Symposium on Microbiomes of Built Environments at Indoor Air 2011

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Microbiology of the Built Environment
    • Investigator Richard Corsi

    To support the Symposium on Microbiomes of Built Environments at Indoor Air 2011

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