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Toward collaborative research and seminars on historical and social developments involving Islam
The Institute for Advanced Study supports original, often collaborative, scholarship. The Schools of Historical Studies and Social Science are at present pursuing research important to understanding both the complexities of current and past Muslim societies and also manifestations of Muslim ...
For transformative assessments for science
The Opportunity Equation: Transforming Mathematics and Science Education for Citizenship and the Global Economy called for fewer, clearer and higher science standards and major investments in high quality assessments that can capture student learning of higher order content and skills ...
Toward investment in print and web editions to bring the publishing model to the 21st century
Boston Review, a nonpartisan, bimonthly magazine of ideas brings together academics, civic leaders, policymakers, activists and other public intellectuals in service of a more vibrant civil society and a stronger democracy. The Corporation has supported Boston Review in the past ...
Toward publication of a conference volume on Iranian Studies in America
Since 1967, the American Institute of Iranian Studies has served as the main conduit for scholarly exchange between the United States and Iran. It currently supports research in Iranian Studies on topics ranging from the humanities to political science and ...
Toward the Youth Transition Funders Group, a national network of grantmakers committed to helping young people successfully transition to adulthood
The Youth Transition Funders Group (YTFG), a sponsored program fund of the Community Foundation for the National Capital Region, is a high-engagement collaboration of 30 foundations and national network of approximately 175 local, regional and national grantmakers. The coalition is ...
Toward communication and dissemination for a publication on a longitudinal study using data from the Collegiate Learning Assessment
The CLA Longitudinal Project followed more than 2,300 students from 24 U.S. colleges and universities to examine what shapes learning along the three dimensions measured by the Collegiate Learning Assessment: critical thinking, complex reasoning, and written communications. The ...
For a meeting on developing and retaining the next generation of African academics
The complex factors that influence African universities' ability to develop and retain future generations of scholars and research scientists were highlighted at the 2008 University Leaders' Forum, sponsored by the Partnership for Higher Education in Africa. To follow up on ...
As a final grant toward technical training and planning of a national research and education network
The Nigeria ICT Forum was established formally in 2005 to promote increased use of information and communication technologies (ICT) for higher education and research. To date, the forum has focused primarily on strengthening the capacity of ICT directors and technicians ...
Toward Connect U.S. Fund's efforts to build ties between NGOs.
The Connect U.S. Fund (Connect U.S.), housed at the Tides Foundation, works to strengthen collaboration and ensure that the sum of efforts to promote U.S. global engagement are greater than their parts. It does so by supporting ...
For producing a series of online video dialogues on foreign affairs in collaboration with the web site Bloggingheads.tv (BhTV)
To help increase American understanding of foreign developments and perspectives, New America Foundation (NAF) proposes to produce, in collaboration with the web site Bloggingheads.tv (BhTV), a series of online video dialogues that would put leading American thinkers-journalists, scholars and ...
For the Regional Initiative in Science and Education (RISE), supporting development of science professionals in sub-Saharan Africa
African universities suffer from a shortage of highly trained academic staff, particularly in the science and technology disciplines. The Regional Initiative in Science and Education (RISE) aims to assist in developing a new cadre of scientists by supporting Africa-based networks ...
Toward the 2010 African Media Leaders Forum, a conference to strengthen the continent's media sector
The African Media Leaders Forum (AMLF) is the flagship program of the African Media Initiative (AMI), a pan-African initiative to promote democratic governance, social development and economic growth by strengthening the continent's media sector. It does so through a ...
One-time only grant toward support
Scientific and technological innovations increasingly play a more significant role in today's global economy. The strength of the country, to some degree, is tied to its ability to compete in this field in the global market. As a recent ...
For the conference, US and Russia: from Kennedy to Obama
In his June 1963 commencement address at American University, President John F. Kennedy called on the Soviet Union to work with the United States to achieve a nuclear test ban treaty and help reduce international tensions. To commemorate that address ...
For the expansion and codification of a data-driven inquiry system to improve instruction and increase student achievement in its network of schools
The federal Investing in Innovation (i3) Fund is an unprecedented effort by the U.S. Department of Education to scale proven models and support new designs and innovations at the school, system and classroom levels. To leverage federal i3 funding ...
For a pilot study examining civic trust and engagement among immigrant young adults
At its most basic level, democracy is a product of trust, the ability of each citizen to put a certain amount of faith in his elected officials, public institutions, and fellow citizens. Without this commitment from its citizens, democracy cannot ...
For identification, incubation and development of next generation hybrid instructional school designs
America's K-12 education system is failing vast numbers of students, especially low income and minority students. The current situation calls out for new and promising innovative educational approaches that can 1) serve all students and help them to reach ...
For a reporting project at The Hechinger Institute to cover education and human capital issues
The Hechinger Institute on Education and the Media, housed at the Teachers College, Columbia University and its publication Hechinger Report inform the public about the status of U.S. education through quality journalism. With support from the Corporation, the Institute ...
For expansion of a scholars network and distribution of educational videos and publications about Muslim issues
For a project to redesign three introductory science and mathematics college courses
For a project to assess Southeast Asia's response to the Obama administration's agenda on nuclear security and the threat of nuclear terrorism
For an experts meeting on the evolution and current state of peacebuilding
Columbia University's Center for International Conflict Resolution (CICR), under the new direction of former UN Undersecretary for Peacekeeping, Jean-Marie Guehenno, will convene an international experts retreat to identify and articulate the major gaps in the areas of conflict, conflict ...
For a scholarship program that supports the formal qualification of public library employees at Carnegie model libraries in South Africa
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