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: Industrial Organizational Society, Inc.
    amount: $22,000
    city: Boston, MA
    year: 2019

    To support graduate student presentations at the International Industrial Organization Conference

    • Program Research
    • Sub-program Economic Institutions, Behavior, & Performance
    • Investigator Marc Rysman

    To support graduate student presentations at the International Industrial Organization Conference

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  • grantee: Technology Affinity Group
    amount: $5,000
    city: Chicago, IL
    year: 2019

    To support 2019 Membership Dues for this affinity group of the Council on Foundations

    • Program
    • Investigator Chantal Forster

    To support 2019 Membership Dues for this affinity group of the Council on Foundations

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  • grantee: University of California, Los Angeles
    amount: $50,000
    city: Los Angeles, CA
    year: 2019

    To establish an External Environmental Economics Advisory Committee consisting of leading energy and environmental economists to analyze cost-benefit tradeoffs

    • Program Research
    • Sub-program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator George (JR) DeShazo

    To establish an External Environmental Economics Advisory Committee consisting of leading energy and environmental economists to analyze cost-benefit tradeoffs

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  • grantee: Center for Innovative Governance
    amount: $20,000
    city: Washington, DC
    year: 2019

    To fund student scholarships for participation in a conference on the economic implications of mechanism design and other market-based organizational innovations

    • Program Research
    • Sub-program Economic Institutions, Behavior, & Performance
    • Investigator Mark Lutter

    To fund student scholarships for participation in a conference on the economic implications of mechanism design and other market-based organizational innovations

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  • grantee: Brown University
    amount: $50,000
    city: Providence, RI
    year: 2019

    To disseminate research findings from the Oil Climate Index

    • Program Research
    • Sub-program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Deborah Gordon

    To disseminate research findings from the Oil Climate Index

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  • grantee: California Institute of Technology
    amount: $30,000
    city: Pasadena, CA
    year: 2019

    To support an international conference on the history of science at the California Institute of Technology in April 2019

    • Program Public Understanding
    • Sub-program New Media
    • Investigator Diana Kormos Buchwald

    To support an international conference on the history of science at the California Institute of Technology in April 2019

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  • grantee: The Aspen Institute
    amount: $50,000
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2019

    To support the launch of the Aspen Institute’s Science & Society program

    • Program Public Understanding
    • Sub-program New Media
    • Investigator Elliot Gerson

    To support the launch of the Aspen Institute’s Science & Society program

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  • grantee: North Fork TV Festival, Inc.
    amount: $125,000
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2019

    To recruit, curate, and exhibit a high-quality science or technology focused television pilot at the 2019 North Fork TV Festival

    • Program Public Understanding
    • Sub-program Television
    • Investigator Noah Doyle

    To recruit, curate, and exhibit a high-quality science or technology focused television pilot at the 2019 North Fork TV Festival

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  • grantee: Ensemble Studio Theatre, Inc.
    amount: $150,000
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2019

    To extend the run of the Sloan-commissioned hit play Behind the Sheet for four weeks at EST

    • Program Public Understanding
    • Sub-program Theater
    • Investigator William Carden

    To extend the run of the Sloan-commissioned hit play Behind the Sheet for four weeks at EST

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  • grantee: George Washington University
    amount: $115,000
    city: Washington, DC
    year: 2019

    To examine community choice aggregation programs, with a focus on studying the factors that contribute to the adoption of community solar programs

    • Program Research
    • Sub-program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Ekundayo Shittu

    To examine community choice aggregation programs, with a focus on studying the factors that contribute to the adoption of community solar programs

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