CARNEGIE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK BOARD APPROVES 24 GRANTS TOTALING $15,831,400

At its quarterly meeting held in New York City on March 4, Carnegie Corporation of New York's Board of Trustees approved 24 grants totaling $15,831,400. Brief descriptions of each Board-approved grant are provided below.

 

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM

 Alliance for Peacebuilding, Washington, DC

24-month grant of $750,000 for support of an international consortium to advance peacebuilding evaluation

 Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, DC

24-month grant of $750,000 for a study of governance in arab countries in transition

 Center for Public Integrity, Washington, DC

24-month grant of $493,200 for a journalistic investigation into nuclear programs and trafficking

 University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

24-month grant of $500,000 for research and outreach by the Chicago Project on Security and Terrorism

 European Leadership Network, London, United Kingdom

24-month grant of $600,000 for a project on Russia and the West

 University of Maryland Foundation, Inc., Adelphi, MD

24-month grant of $500,000 for a project on U.S.-Russian relations

 National Council for Eurasian and East European Research,Washington, DC

24-month grant of $850,000 for U.S.- based academic fellowships for Russian and Eurasian scholars

 Nonproliferation Policy Education Center, Arlington, VA

24-month grant of $450,000 for a project on the role of intelligence in responding to proliferation threats

 University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

24-month grant of $462,500 for a project to help bridge the gap between scholarship and policy related to international peace and security

 Partnership for a Secure America, Inc., Washington, DC

24-month grant of $400,000 for the congressional partnership program to educate congressional staffers

 Partnership for Global Security, Washington, DC

24-month grant of $892,500 for a project to build partnerships to achieve a secure nuclear future

 SciDev.Net, London, United Kingdom

15-month grant of $249,500 as a final grant for a multimedia series on strengthening doctoral training and research in Africa

 Social Science Research Council, New York, NY

24-month grant of $2,133,700 for a fellowship program to promote doctoral research and writing on peacebuilidng by African social scientists

 Henry L. Stimson Center, Washington, DC

24-month grant of $750,000 for a project on pragmatic solutions to international security issues

 University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia

24-month grant of $400,000 for the work on the international security implications of quantum mechanics

 Union of Concerned Scientists, Cambridge, MA

36-month grant of $400,000 for a project to expand professional opportunities for early and mid-career technical experts on international security

 Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars,Washington, DC

24-month grant of $400,000 for the foreign policy fellowship program to educate congressional staffers

 Yale University, New Haven, CT

24-month grant of $500,000 for a high-level U.S.-China track II dialogue

 

 NATIONAL PROGRAM

 Center for Community Change, Washington, DC

24-month grant of $750,000 for general support

 

Educators 4 Excellence, New York, NY

15-month grant of $350,000 for general support

 

National Immigration Forum, Inc., Washington, DC

24-month grant of $1,250,000 for general support

 

New Teacher Center, Santa Cruz, CA

24-month grant of $1,500,000 for support for building a scalable, sustainable, and aligned school leadership development model

 

New Venture Fund, Washington, DC

12-month grant of $250,000 for the foundation collaboration on strategic communications efforts on the Common Core State Standards

 

 SPECIAL OPPORTUNITIES FUND

 Social Science Research Council, New York, NY

12-month grant of $250,000 for a digital culture program