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4,887  Grants awarded for  $2,785,642,542
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
University of the Western CapeDoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships03/10/11$300,000Bellville, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
Rochester Institute of TechnologyContinuation of Studies into the Preservation of Digitally Printed Materials in Cultural Heritage Institutions03/10/11$600,000Rochester, NY, United StatesPublic Knowledge
University of ChicagoEmergency Rescue Project to Record and Distribute the Persepolis Fortification Archive, III03/10/11$636,000Chicago, IL, United StatesPublic Knowledge
University of OxfordOnline Egyptological Bibliography03/10/11$609,000Oxford, United KingdomPublic Knowledge
WGBH Educational FoundationDigital Library - Phase III - Participatory Cataloging03/10/11$500,000Boston, MA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
University of IllinoisEnsuring the Scalability and Interoperability of eXensible Catalog's Metadata Services 03/10/11$100,000Urbana, IL, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Berkeley Repertory TheatreBerkeley Repertory Theatre03/10/11$450,000Berkeley, CA, United StatesArts and Culture
National Performance Network, Inc.Forth Fund Program03/10/11$700,000New Orleans, LA, United StatesArts and Culture
Fractured Atlas, Inc.ATHENA Books - Planning03/10/11$135,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Council of Heads of Australasian HerbariaPlants Initiative03/10/11$72,000Canberra, ACT, AustraliaPast Programs
Linnean Society of LondonPlants Initiative03/10/11$113,000London, United KingdomPast Programs
DePauw UniversityNew Directions Fellowships [Liu]03/10/11$176,000Greencastle, IN, United StatesHigher Learning
Rutgers, The State University of New JerseyNew Directions Fellowships [Kelly]03/10/11$217,000New Brunswick, NJ, United StatesHigher Learning
University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignNew Directions Fellowships [Mohamed]03/10/11$228,000Champaign, IL, United StatesHigher Learning
University of California at BerkeleyResearch Support for Senior Faculty and Faculty Fellowships in the Humanities03/10/11$3,000,000Berkeley, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of California at IrvineUniversity of California Humanities Research Institute Changing Conceptions of Work03/10/11$800,000Irvine, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
Social Science Research CouncilDissertation Proposal Development Fellowships03/10/11$3,700,000Brooklyn, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Rhodes CollegeSenior President: Interdisciplinary Center03/10/11$250,000Memphis, TN, United StatesHigher Learning
Trinity CollegeMid-Career President: Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies03/10/11$150,000Hartford, CT, United StatesHigher Learning
University of Puget SoundMid-Career President: Curricular Innovation03/10/11$150,000Tacoma, WA, United StatesHigher Learning
Swarthmore CollegeEnvironmental Studies Endowment03/10/11$1,000,000Swarthmore, PA, United StatesHigher Learning
Barnard CollegeMellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program - Two Additional Years of Support03/10/11$247,500New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
University of Cape TownAcademic Staff Development - Phase II03/10/11$210,000Cape Town, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
Emory UniversityThe Digital Scholarship Commons: A New Approach for Digital Scholarship03/10/11$695,000Atlanta, GA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
University of Southern CaliforniaReading Sophie Books on iPad and Android03/10/11$289,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
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