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17,711  Grants awarded for  $7,787,636,957
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
Gina Gibney Dance, Inc.Kinetic Light09/13/21$2,500,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
University of Illinois at ChicagoCrossing Latinidades: Emerging Scholars and New Comparative Directions09/13/21$5,000,000Chicago, IL, United StatesHigher Learning
Harvard UniversitySawyer Seminar: Changing Contours of Afrodescendant Citizenship in Latin America: Contestation, Consolidation, and Contradictions09/13/21$225,000Cambridge, MA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of California at IrvineSawyer Seminar: Black Reconstruction as a Portal09/13/21$225,000Irvine, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of California at Santa CruzSawyer Seminar: Race, Empire, and the Environments of Biomedicine09/13/21$225,000Santa Cruz, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
South Asian American Digital ArchiveBuilding Financial Resilience in the Digital Humanities09/13/21$1,000,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
State University of New York at BuffaloHaudenosaunee Archive and Resource Collection09/13/21$175,000Buffalo, NY, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Public Religion Research Institute, Inc.Religion and Renewing Democracy Initiative09/13/21$1,012,000Washington, DC, United StatesHigher Learning
Zócalo Public SquareZócalo Public Square09/13/21$250,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesHumanities in Place
PEN American Center, Inc.Prison and Justice Writing Program09/13/21$1,500,000New York, NY, United StatesOther
Daisy Wilson Artist Community, Inc.August Wilson House09/13/21$750,000Bethel Park, PA, United StatesHumanities in Place
Columbia UniversityCounter Histories: "Black Curators Matter: An Oral History Project"09/13/21$250,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
ScalawagScalawag09/13/21$350,000Durham, NC, United StatesHumanities in Place
1882 Project FoundationSocial Work Space and Chinatown Story Center 09/13/21$500,000Washington, DC, United StatesHumanities in Place
The Wheelwright Museum of the American IndianCollection and Archives Management09/13/21$500,000Santa Fe, NM, United StatesArts and Culture
American Folk Art MuseumLaGuardia Community College-Folk Art Museum Internship Program09/13/21$390,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
National Association of Latino Arts & CultureIntercultural Leadership Institute09/13/21$750,000San Antonio, TX, United StatesArts and Culture
Emerson CollegeLatinx Theatre Commons09/13/21$350,000Boston, MA, United StatesArts and Culture
San Francisco Jazz OrganizationJazz Residencies and SFJAZZ Digital09/13/21$500,000San Francisco, CA, United StatesArts and Culture
Artspace, Inc.New Director's Vision09/13/21$200,000New Haven, CT, United StatesArts and Culture
Shift Design, Inc.Documenting the Now - Phase III09/13/21$850,000New Orleans, LA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Movement Alliance ProjectPreservation of Audiovisual Community-Based Archives09/13/21$560,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
University of KansasThe Black Literature Network09/13/21$800,000Lawrence, KS, United StatesPublic Knowledge
University of California at Santa CruzVisualizing Abolition09/13/21$1,977,000Santa Cruz, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of Massachusetts at AmherstDecolonial Global Studies09/13/21$500,000Amherst, MA, United StatesHigher Learning
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