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$7.22 billion
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17,265  Grants awarded for  $7,217,625,242
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
The Pennsylvania State UniversitySawyer Seminar - Transmission, Containment, Transformation: A Comparative Approach to Architecture and Contagion in Early Modern Cities09/18/20$225,000University Park, PA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of Massachusetts at AmherstSawyer Seminar - Race and Visual Culture in the Americas 20th-21st Centuries09/18/20$225,000Amherst, MA, United StatesHigher Learning
The Virginia Arts Festival, Inc.Deepening Community Connections09/18/20$600,000Norfolk, VA, United StatesArts and Culture
The Minnesota OperaLocal Artist Ensemble and New Work09/18/20$500,000Minneapolis, MN, United StatesArts and Culture
First Peoples FundBuilding Capacity for Native Performing Artists09/18/20$800,000Rapid City, SD, United StatesArts and Culture
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art Foundation, Inc.Artist Residencies09/18/20$500,000North Adams, MA, United StatesArts and Culture
The Repertory Theatre of St. LouisCollaborative Disruption09/18/20$350,000St. Louis, MO, United StatesArts and Culture
Alarm Will Sound, Inc.Musician Led Ensembles II09/18/20$300,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Penumbra Theatre Company, Inc.Penumbra Center for Racial Healing09/18/20$750,000St. Paul, MN, United StatesArts and Culture
CultureTrust Greater PhiladelphiaMonument Lab09/18/20$4,000,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesOther
The Aspen Institute, Inc.Aspen Presidential Fellowship & Alumni Network09/18/20$1,500,000Washington, DC, United StatesHigher Learning
Milwaukee Art Museum, Inc.Museum Knowledge Management Infrastructure - Implementation09/18/20$1,000,000Milwaukee, WI, United StatesArts and Culture
Asian University for Women Support FoundationSupporting Refugee Students to Achieve Academic Success through the Humanities and Arts09/18/20$600,000Cambridge, MA, United StatesHigher Learning
Center for Curatorial LeadershipCCL Alumni Platform09/18/20$250,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
The New SchoolSawyer Seminar - Currency and Empire: Monetary Policy, Race, and Power09/18/20$225,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Indiana UniversityScholar-Curated Worksets for Analysis, Reuse & Dissemination09/18/20$500,000Bloomington, IN, United StatesPublic Knowledge
American Lyric Theater Center, Inc.The Composer Librettist Development Program09/18/20$260,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
University of Texas at AustinAnnotate Audiovisual Extensible Workflow09/18/20$450,000Austin, TX, United StatesPublic Knowledge
The Museum for African ArtGeneral Operating Support09/18/20$750,000New York, NY, United StatesOther
Billie Holiday Theatre, Inc.The Black Seed09/18/20$5,000,000Brooklyn, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
American Council of Learned SocietiesMellon Leading Edge Fellowships09/18/20$3,600,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Scholars at Risk, Inc.Free to Think: Documenting Attacks on Universities, Scholars & Academic Freedom09/18/20$400,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
University of RochesterSawyer Seminar - Unbordering Migration in the Americas: Causes, Experiences, Identities09/18/20$225,000Rochester, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Fresh Meat ProductionsCapacity Building for Trans Art and Justice09/18/20$750,000San Francisco, CA, United StatesArts and Culture
Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc.PBS Newshour’s CANVAS09/18/20$1,425,000Arlington, VA, United StatesArts and Culture
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