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$2.79 billion
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4,887  Grants awarded for  $2,785,642,542
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
Natural History MuseumPlants Initiative12/09/10$72,000London, United KingdomPast Programs
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Inc.Art History Centers12/09/10$555,000Williamstown, MA, United StatesArts and Culture
Great Lakes Colleges Association, Inc.Consortium Endowment12/09/10$2,700,000Ann Arbor, MI, United StatesHigher Learning
Colorado CollegeArts in the Liberal Arts12/09/10$490,000Colorado Springs, CO, United StatesHigher Learning
St. Olaf CollegeFaculty Bridge Appointments12/09/10$600,000Northfield, MN, United StatesHigher Learning
Tougaloo CollegeHonors Program12/09/10$500,000Tougaloo, MS, United StatesHigher Learning
Xavier University of LouisianaFaculty Communities of Teaching Scholars12/09/10$505,850New Orleans, LA, United StatesHigher Learning
Johnson C. Smith UniversityRecruitment and Retention - Visual and Performing Arts12/09/10$100,000Charlotte, NC, United StatesHigher Learning
University of California at Los AngelesSummer Humanities Institute12/09/10$300,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of Cape TownOpenUCT12/09/10$800,000Cape Town, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
American Academy of Arts and SciencesCommission on the Humanities and Social Sciences12/09/10$277,375Cambridge, MA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillPublishing the Long Civil Rights Movement - Phase II12/09/10$500,000Chapel Hill, NC, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Syracuse UniversityRe-Establishing the Belfer Audio Laboratory and Archive12/09/10$505,000Syracuse, NY, United StatesPublic Knowledge
J. Paul Getty TrustCataloging Special Collections12/09/10$154,600Los Angeles, CA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Northeast Historic FilmCataloging Special Collections12/09/10$186,900Bucksport, ME, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Stanford UniversityCataloging Special Collections12/09/10$349,300Stanford, CA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
University of ChicagoCataloging Special Collections12/09/10$499,500Chicago, IL, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Council on Library and Information ResourcesAdministration of the Special Collections Cataloging Program IV12/09/10$292,000Washington, DC, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Duke UniversityIntegrating Digital Papyrology - Phase III12/09/10$958,000Durham, NC, United StatesPublic Knowledge
University of DelawarePhotograph Conservation - Workshop12/09/10$560,000Newark, DE, United StatesArts and Culture
Stiftung Preussischer KulturbesitzIntegration of Art Historical and Technical Information12/09/10$235,000Berlin, GermanyArts and Culture
Theatre for a New Audience, Inc.Artistic Growth Fund12/09/10$900,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Washington Drama Society, Inc.American Voices New Play Institute12/09/10$404,000Washington, DC, United StatesArts and Culture
Cincinnati Opera AssociationNew Work - Development12/09/10$300,000Cincinnati, OH, United StatesArts and Culture
Center for Contemporary OperaNew Work - Development12/09/10$100,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
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