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4,145

 
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$2.25 billion
Awarded
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4,145  Grants awarded for  $2,246,606,035
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
American Symphony Orchestra LeagueDEI Regranting Program 09/06/18$2,100,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Ithaka Harbors, Inc.JSTOR Plant Humanities09/06/18$750,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
New Mexico Highlands UniversityCommunity-based Archives in Rural New Mexico09/06/18$250,000Las Vegas, NM, United StatesScholarly Communications
George Mason UniversityArguing with Digital History09/06/18$125,000Fairfax, VA, United StatesScholarly Communications
University of Cape TownRe-imagining Tragedy from Africa and the Global South09/06/18$548,000Cape Town, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
University of WashingtonReimagining the Humanities PhD and Reaching New Publics: Catalyzing Collaboration09/06/18$650,000Seattle, WA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of KwaZulu-NatalHumanizing Space: Towards an African Spatial Humanities09/06/18$599,000Durban, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
University of the WitwatersrandMobility, temporality, and Africa’s future politics09/06/18$858,000Johannesburg, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
University of UtahPacific Island Studies Growth and Outreach09/06/18$600,000Salt Lake City, UT, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of PretoriaBeing Human: Mellon 30th Anniversary Artists Residencies 09/06/18$76,000Pretoria, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
Lincoln UniversityFaculty Development and Curriculum Enhancement Program09/06/18$500,000Lincoln, PA, United StatesDiversity
Equal Justice InitiativeThe Peace and Justice Memorial Center at the National Memorial for Peace and Justice09/06/18$5,000,000Montgomery, AL, United StatesOther
Firelight Media, Inc.Creating A World: The Transatlantic Slave Trade Education and Engagement Project09/06/18$1,000,000New York, NY, United StatesOther
University of IowaHumanities for the Public Good - Doctoral Reinvention09/06/18$1,341,000Iowa City, IA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Lawrence UniversityRestructuring Reappointment, Tenure, and Promotion at Lawrence University09/06/18$300,000Appleton, WI, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Corporation of the Fine Arts MuseumsConservation Support09/06/18$850,000San Francisco, CA, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
University of PretoriaArchives Project 09/06/18$721,000Pretoria, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
Association of African American MuseumsCore capacity support09/06/18$400,000Washington, DC, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
University of KwaZulu-NatalPromoting African Scholarship Through Arts09/06/18$58,000Durban, South AfricaInternational Higher Education and Strategic Projects
University of California at IrvineNext Generation Undergraduate Success Measurement Project09/06/18$1,115,000Irvine, CA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Cornell UniversityPrison Education Program - Phase II09/06/18$1,700,000Ithaca, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Inc.USArtists International Program09/06/18$1,000,000Baltimore, MD, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
University of Maryland at College ParkDocumenting the Now: Phase 209/06/18$1,200,000College Park, MD, United StatesScholarly Communications
University of California at IrvineSawyer Seminar: Suffer Well09/06/18$225,000Irvine, CA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of PittsburghSawyer Seminar: Information Ecosystems: Creating Data (and Absence) from the Quantitative to the Digital Age09/06/18$225,000Pittsburgh, PA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities