Search Our Grants And Awards

Click here to see a list of the Foundation’s grants in response to the current COVID-19 crisis.

    Grant Amount
    Year

    Results: 76-100 of 2741

    OrganizationProgramsGrant AmountYearPurpose
    PowerMyLearning,Inc.Education, Effective Practice$500,0002021for enhancing, implementing, and assessing Family Playlists in the early grades
    Movement Strategy CenterHuman Rights$200,0002021for the Urban Peace Movement
    PEAK GrantmakingCommunity and Opportunity, Organizational Effectiveness$20,3042021for 2021 & 2022 membership dues ($10,304) and general support ($10,000)
    InAdvanceHuman Rights$400,0002021for SpadeWork
    Amanda PhingbodhipakkiyaScience, Women in Physics & Astronomy$317,2002021for a series of art projects featuring and celebrating women in science
    California Education PartnersEducation, Effective Practice$2,000,0002021for a multi-district, early grades continuous improvement collaboration
    Union of Concerned ScientistsClimate and Clean Energy, Transform Energy Sectors$450,0002021to advance clean transportation ($300,000) and clean power ($150,000)
    Third Sector New England Inc.Education, Enabling Conditions$25,0002021for 2021 conference sponsorship
    University of Texas at AustinScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$375,4732021for the 51 Pegasi b Fellowship
    Family Resource & Referral Center of San Joaquin CountyEducation, Enabling Conditions$200,0002021for the San Joaquin Children's Alliance
    Trustees of Purdue UniversityScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$55,0002021for modeling the availability of chemicals and energy for the emergence and sustainability of life on Waterworlds
    The Children's Funding ProjectEducation, Enabling Conditions$900,0002021for general support
    Urban Community NetworkHuman Rights$50,0002021for general support
    Latina Coalition of Silicon ValleyCommunity and Opportunity, Resilient Local Community$25,0002021for general support
    California Institute of TechnologyScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$365,6402021for the 51 Pegasi b Fellowship
    California Institute of TechnologyScience, Fundamental Physics$1,782,4452021for research on the observational signatures of quantum gravity
    President and Fellows of Harvard CollegeClimate and Clean Energy, Climate Policy$300,0002021to advance U.S. climate policy
    Georgetown UniversityEducation, Effective Practice$317,2502021for longitudinal study of the Tulsa preschool program
    Tides FoundationHuman Rights$300,0002021for the California Dignity for Families Fund
    United States Energy FoundationClimate and Clean Energy, Transform Energy Sectors$400,0002021to advance strategic communications that build support for climate policy action
    New Venture FundCommunity and Opportunity, CEO Fund$200,0002021for the 2020 Census Project
    Media Impact Funders IncCommunity and Opportunity, Organizational Effectiveness$10,0002021for 2021 membership dues
    NEO Philanthropy Inc.Education, Effective Practice$65,0002021for the Funder’s Group on Parent Organizing, Family Engagement, and Parent Leadership
    Philanthropic Ventures FoundationCommunity and Opportunity, Organizational Effectiveness$300,0002021to administer the Responsive Fund for Grantee Communications for Heising-Simons Foundation grantees
    Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro Inc.Human Rights$75,0002021for the NC Collaborative for Strong Latinx Communities

    The list above contains awards approved by the Foundation. These are primarily grants, but also include direct charitable activities (DCAs) and program-related investments (PRIs). DCAs are distributions a foundation makes to conduct its own charitable activities, rather than by or through other organi­zations. PRIs are investments with a charitable purpose for which the Foundation’s primary purpose is not to produce income. Under IRS regulations, the expenses associated with DCAs and PRIs count toward a foundation’s qualifying distributions and are reported on its IRS Form 990-PF.

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