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: University of Maryland, Baltimore County
    amount: $14,240
    city: Baltimore, MD
    year: 2010

    To define a program and obtain funding for a minority focused, undergraduate program in mathematics, statistics, and economics

    • Program Higher Education
    • Sub-program Education and Professional Advancement for Underrepresented Groups
    • Investigator Scott Farrow

    To define a program and obtain funding for a minority focused, undergraduate program in mathematics, statistics, and economics

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  • grantee: University of Texas, Austin
    amount: $124,158
    city: Austin, TX
    year: 2010

    To investigate the microbial communities of retail stores

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Microbiology of the Built Environment
    • Investigator Jeffrey Siegel

    To investigate the microbial communities of retail stores

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  • grantee: Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies
    amount: $125,000
    city: Washington, DC
    year: 2010

    To conduct a case study of the May 1, 2010 catastrophic water main break in Boston

    • Program Initiatives
    • Investigator Diane VanDe Hei

    To conduct a case study of the May 1, 2010 catastrophic water main break in Boston

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  • grantee: University of Oregon
    amount: $1,800,000
    city: Eugene, OR
    year: 2010

    To fund the Center for Microbial Ecology of Indoor Environments

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Microbiology of the Built Environment
    • Investigator Jessica Green

    To fund the Center for Microbial Ecology of Indoor Environments

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  • grantee: Neil D. Levin Institute
    amount: $80,000
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2010

    On behalf of the Neil D. Levine Institute for support for Innovate New York: Media and Communications

    • Program Initiatives
    • Sub-program New York City Initiatives
    • Investigator Thomas Moebus

    On behalf of the Neil D. Levine Institute for support for Innovate New York: Media and Communications

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  • grantee: University of Texas, Austin
    amount: $42,433
    city: Austin, TX
    year: 2010

    To determine essential baseline IE knowledge of experts and identify decision-makers

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Microbiology of the Built Environment
    • Investigator LeeAnn Kahlor

    To determine essential baseline IE knowledge of experts and identify decision-makers

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  • grantee: National Opinion Research Center
    amount: $63,767
    city: Chicago, IL
    year: 2010

    To prepare 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 prepare 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: Texas AgriLife Research
    amount: $124,287
    city: College Station, TX
    year: 2010

    To expand and institutionalize an excellent support program for graduate students in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the College of Engineering, primarily those from underrepresented populations

    • Program Higher Education
    • Sub-program Education and Professional Advancement for Underrepresented Groups
    • Investigator Manuel Pina

    To expand and institutionalize an excellent support program for graduate students in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the College of Engineering, primarily those from underrepresented populations

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  • grantee: Montana Tech of the University of Montana
    amount: $41,489
    city: Butte, MT
    year: 2010

    To fund for an additional three years the recruitment and retention portion of the Sloan Indigenous Graduate Partnership at Montana Tech

    • Program Higher Education
    • Sub-program Education and Professional Advancement for Underrepresented Groups
    • Investigator Joseph Figueira

    To fund for an additional three years the recruitment and retention portion of the Sloan Indigenous Graduate Partnership at Montana Tech

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  • grantee: GuideStar USA, Inc.
    amount: $5,000
    city: Williamsburg, VA
    year: 2010

    To support completion of the IRS Form 990 Project

    • Program Initiatives

    To support completion of the IRS Form 990 Project

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