Carnegie Corporation of New York Board Approves 31 Grants Totaling $19,725,000

At its quarterly meeting held in New York City on March 7, 2019, Carnegie Corporation of New York's board of trustees approved 31 grants totaling $19,725,000. Brief descriptions of each board-approved grant are provided below.

Approved Grants

1International Program

Alliance for Peacebuilding Washington, DC
24-month grant of $400,000 as a final grant for general support.

Arms Control Association Washington, DC
24-month grant of $625,000 for confronting the challenges to nuclear nonproliferation and arms control.


Carleton University Ottawa, Canada
12-month grant of $300,000 as a one-time grant for a continental policy forum on the role of the academic diaspora in Africa's development.

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Washington, DC
24-month grant of $750,000 for a project on political and societal changes within the Arab states.

Center for Strategic and International Studies, Inc. Washington, DC
24-month grant of $450,000 for the China Power project.

Center for Strategic and International Studies, Inc. Washington, DC
24-month grant of $350,000. For U.S.-China Dialogues on the Global Economic Order
Henry L. Stimson Center, Washington, DC. 24-month grant of $750,000. For international peace and security programs.

Middlebury College Middlebury, VT
24-month grant of $1,000,000 for the Vienna Center for Disarmament and Nonproliferation. 


National Committee on American Foreign Policy, New York, NY. 24-month grant of $380,000. For international dialogues and outreach on security challenges in Northeast Asia.

Nonproliferation Policy Education Center Arlington, VA
24-month grant of $300,000 for research and education on emerging proliferation challenges.

Partnership for a Secure America, Inc. Washington, DC. 
24-month grant of $500,000 for the Congressional Partnership Program to educate congressional staffers.

Partnership for African Social and Governance Research Nairobi, Kenya
24-month grant of $800,000 for support to launch a doctoral program in public policy.

Royal Institute of International Affairs London, The United Kingdom
24-month grant of $300,000 for a project on the future of the state in the Middle East and North Africa.

2National Program

Bank Street College of Education New York, NY
12-month grant of $1,000,000 for continued support of sustainable residency-based teacher preparation programs and coherent improvement strategies in school districts.

Center for Community Change Washington, DC
21-month grant of $900,000 for general support.

CityBridge Education Washington, DC 
24-month grant of $750,000 for the creation and launch of innovative new schools.

EdReports.org Durham, NC 
12-month grant of $300,000 for a project to review grades K-8 science curricula and determine the alignment with the Next Generation Science Standards.

KIPP Foundation New York, NY
24-month grant of $1,250,000 for work on college and career access and success and the launch of the Charter Management Organizations Alumni Success Collaborative.

Learning Accelerator Princeton, NJ
24-month grant of $750,000 for general support.

National Immigration Forum, Inc. Washington, DC
24-month grant of $1,000,000 for general support.

New Leaders, Inc. New York, NY
18-month grant of $800,000 for a project to design, implement, and evaluate Leadership Networks of school districts.

North American Council for Online Learning Vienna, VA 
24-month grant of $1,000,000 for general support.

Relay Graduate School of Education New York, NY
18-month grant of $500,000 for a project to redesign and pilot Relay’s Master of Arts in Teaching program with disciplinary content and pedagogy courses integrated with high-quality K-12 instructional materials.

Students for Education Reform New York, NY
18-month grant of $400,000 for general support.

Turnaround for Children, Inc. New York, NY
24-month grant of $670,000 for building system capacity to support socio-emotional learning.

3Special Opportunities Fund

American Indian Cultural Center Foundation
Oklahoma City, OK 
24-month grant of $1,000,000 for general support.

Brookings Institution Washington, DC
24-month grant of $500,000 for the Hamilton Project.

Brown University Providence, RI
24-month grant of $1,000,000 for the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs' Military Fellows Program.

Human Rights Watch, Inc. New York, NY
24-month grant of $250,000 for general support.

Sesame Workshop New York, NY
12-month grant of $250,000 for the Joan Ganz Cooney Fund for Vulnerable Children/Sesame Street in Communities, in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Sesame Workshop.

Sponsors for Educational Opportunity, Inc. New York, NY
12-month grant of $500,000 for general support.