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 Oregon
    amount: $119,835
    city: Eugene, OR
    year: 2009

    To support a pilot study to examine biological diversity in the indoor environment

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

    To support a pilot study to examine biological diversity in the indoor environment

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  • grantee: University of Colorado, Boulder
    amount: $1,045,106
    city: Boulder, CO
    year: 2008

    To provide renewed support to catalog the indoor microbial world

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Microbiology of the Built Environment
    • Investigator Norman Pace

    To provide renewed support to catalog the indoor microbial world

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  • grantee: University of California, Berkeley
    amount: $657,700
    city: Berkeley, CA
    year: 2008

    To develop fungal barcodes and use them to explore the indoor environment

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Microbiology of the Built Environment
    • Investigator Thomas Bruns

    To develop fungal barcodes and use them to explore the indoor environment

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  • grantee: Marine Biological Laboratory
    amount: $1,215,100
    city: Woods Hole, MA
    year: 2008

    To test and develop the rare biosphere as a field of study

    • Program Science
    • Sub-program Microbiology of the Built Environment
    • Investigator Mitchell Sogin

    To test and develop the rare biosphere as a field of study

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