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$2.79 billion
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4,887  Grants awarded for  $2,785,642,542
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
University of HelsinkiPlants Initiative03/10/11$216,000Helsinki, FinlandPast Programs
Georg-August-Universität GöttingenPlants Initiative03/10/11$90,000Göttingen, GermanyPast Programs
University of Southern CaliforniaNew Directions Fellowships [Hymans]03/10/11$212,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
Southwestern UniversityUndergraduate Writing Collaboration with University of Texas at Austin03/10/11$720,000Georgetown, TX, United StatesHigher Learning
Appalachian College AssociationPartnership for Undergraduate Research03/10/11$570,000Berea, KY, United StatesHigher Learning
Pitzer CollegeMedia Studies03/10/11$500,000Claremont, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
ASIANetwork, Inc.Faculty Enhancement Program03/10/11$200,000Richmond, IN, United StatesHigher Learning
Middlebury CollegeFaculty Bridge Appointments03/10/11$800,000Middlebury, VT, United StatesHigher Learning
Wheaton CollegeFaculty Retirement and Curricular Resources03/10/11$700,000Norton, MA, United StatesHigher Learning
Middlebury CollegeMid-Career President: International Education03/10/11$150,000Middlebury, VT, United StatesHigher Learning
Bryn Mawr CollegeMellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program - Two Additional Years of Support03/10/11$247,500Bryn Mawr, PA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of Cape TownOpera School03/10/11$850,000Cape Town, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
University of the WitwatersrandSenior Research Scholars Program03/10/11$700,000Johannesburg, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
University of Cape TownSouthern African Legal Information Institute 03/10/11$600,000Cape Town, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
Studio Museum in Harlem, Inc.Curatorial Fund03/10/11$1,000,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Inc.Mellon Global Curators Program03/10/11$1,025,000Indianapolis, IN, United StatesArts and Culture
New England Foundation for the Arts, Inc.National Dance Project03/10/11$2,000,000Boston, MA, United StatesArts and Culture
Royal Botanic Gardens, KewPlants Initiative03/10/11$788,000Richmond, United KingdomPast Programs
Real Jardin Botanico de MadridPlants Initiative03/10/11$152,000Madrid, SpainPast Programs
Duke UniversityPlants Initiative03/10/11$76,000Durham, NC, United StatesPast Programs
University of Massachusetts at AmherstPlants Initiative03/10/11$17,000Amherst, MA, United StatesPast Programs
Instituto de Botanica DarwinionPlants Initiative03/10/11$122,000Buenos Aires, ArgentinaPast Programs
Free University of BerlinPlants Initiative03/10/11$35,000Berlin, GermanyPast Programs
University of PennsylvaniaDistinguished Achievement Award [Silverman]03/10/11$1,500,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of PittsburghDistinguished Achievement Award [McDowell]03/10/11$1,500,000Pittsburgh, PA, United StatesHigher Learning
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