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 College London
    amount: $70,000
    city: London, United Kingdom
    year: 2017

    To conduct a workshop and publish a special journal issue on catastrophic perturbations to Earth’s deep carbon

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Deep Carbon Observatory
    • Investigator Adrian Jones

    To conduct a workshop and publish a special journal issue on catastrophic perturbations to Earth’s deep carbon

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  • grantee: Ithaka Harbors Inc
    amount: $20,000
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2017

    To support the pilot convening of the William G. Bowen Colloquium

    • Program Digital Technology
    • Sub-program Scholarly Communication
    • Investigator Catharine Hill

    To support the pilot convening of the William G. Bowen Colloquium

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  • grantee: GuideStar USA, Inc.
    amount: $10,000
    city: Williamsburg, VA
    year: 2017

    To support work on behalf of the nonprofit and charitable community

    • Program Initiatives
    • Investigator Beth Suarez

    To support work on behalf of the nonprofit and charitable community

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  • grantee: American Friends of Toulouse School of Economics
    amount: $50,000
    city: Salisbury, MD
    year: 2017

    To support two annual conferences organized by the Toulouse School of Economics Centre on Energy and Climate Change

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Stefan Ambec

    To support two annual conferences organized by the Toulouse School of Economics Centre on Energy and Climate Change

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  • grantee: University of California, Berkeley
    amount: $124,997
    city: Berkeley, CA
    year: 2017

    To continue to train highly qualified Ph.D. graduate students from across North America in energy and environmental economics topics and techniques through an advanced summer training program

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Maximilian Auffhammer

    To continue to train highly qualified Ph.D. graduate students from across North America in energy and environmental economics topics and techniques through an advanced summer training program

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  • grantee: Council on Foreign Relations
    amount: $25,000
    city: New York, NY
    year: 2017

    To organize a study group and roundtable series of meetings to better understand how the United States energy system will evolve in the coming decades, with a focus on exploring the impact of advanced digital technologies and related geopolitical implications

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Amy Myers Jaffe

    To organize a study group and roundtable series of meetings to better understand how the United States energy system will evolve in the coming decades, with a focus on exploring the impact of advanced digital technologies and related geopolitical implications

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  • grantee: University of California, Berkeley
    amount: $60,000
    city: Berkeley, CA
    year: 2017

    To organize a conference for academics, policymakers, and practitioners to celebrate the contributions to energy economics of Paul L. Joskow

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Catherine Wolfram

    To organize a conference for academics, policymakers, and practitioners to celebrate the contributions to energy economics of Paul L. Joskow

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  • grantee: United States Association for Energy Economics
    amount: $10,000
    city: Cleveland, OH
    year: 2017

    To support the participation of graduate students at the Ph.D. Day event to be held at the 2017 North American conference in Houston, Texas

    • Program Energy and Environment
    • Investigator Anastasia Shcherbakova

    To support the participation of graduate students at the Ph.D. Day event to be held at the 2017 North American conference in Houston, Texas

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  • grantee: Code for America Labs Inc.
    amount: $20,000
    city: San Francisco, CA
    year: 2017

    To partially support the 2017 Code for America Brigade Summit

    • Program Initiatives
    • Investigator Christopher Whitaker

    To partially support the 2017 Code for America Brigade Summit

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  • grantee: University of California, Los Angeles
    amount: $45,000
    city: Los Angeles, CA
    year: 2017

    To support the inaugural Gordon Research Conference on deep carbon science as a legacy of the Deep Carbon Observatory

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Deep Carbon Observatory
    • Investigator Craig Manning

    To support the inaugural Gordon Research Conference on deep carbon science as a legacy of the Deep Carbon Observatory

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