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17,974  Grants awarded for  $8,036,211,695
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
Asian University for Women Support FoundationHumanities Program03/11/22$1,000,000Cambridge, MA, United StatesHigher Learning
Tougaloo CollegeCritical Collections03/11/22$550,000Tougaloo, MS, United StatesArts and Culture
National Trust for Historic Preservation in the United StatesAfrican American Cultural Heritage Action Fund03/11/22$7,500,000Washington, DC, United StatesHumanities in Place
National Park FoundationExpanding the Boundaries of America25003/11/22$13,431,000Washington, DC, United StatesHigher Learning
Pomona CollegeNew Directions Fellowship: Egyptology: An African Perspective on Antiquity03/11/22$300,000Claremont, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
University of MichiganNew Directions Fellowship: An Archaeology of Wind: Engineering Retraining to Explore Prehistoric Effects of an Invisible Force03/11/22$204,000Ann Arbor, MI, United StatesHigher Learning
White Snake Projects, Inc.Uplifting the Voices of Opera Artists03/11/22$750,000Brookline, MA, United StatesArts and Culture
University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignIntersectional Studies03/11/22$594,500Champaign, IL, United StatesHigher Learning
Indiespace, Inc.Services for Artists03/11/22$350,000Astoria, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Metropolitan Museum of ArtCritical Collections03/11/22$2,000,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries, and MuseumsGoing Home: Returning Material Culture to Indigenous Communities03/11/22$250,000Oklahoma City, OK, United StatesArts and Culture
Museum of African American History, Inc.Expanding the American Story03/11/22$1,000,000Boston, MA, United StatesHumanities in Place
Cheyenne River Youth Project, Inc.Waniyetu Wowapi Institute and Art Park 03/11/22$750,000Eagle Butte, SD, United StatesHumanities in Place
University of UtahPacific Island Studies Growth and Outreach II03/11/22$1,000,000Salt Lake City, UT, United StatesHigher Learning
School for Advanced ResearchMellon/SAR Postdoctoral/Doctoral Fellowships Phase II03/11/22$429,000Santa Fe, NM, United StatesHigher Learning
Hunter CollegeThe Mellon Public Humanities Scholars and Social Justice Program03/11/22$850,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Indiana UniversityNew Directions Fellowship: Contemporary Latinx Opera: A New Direction for Art and Performance03/11/22$215,000Bloomington, IN, United StatesHigher Learning
University of VirginiaNew Directions Fellowship: The Economic Afterlife of Slavery in America03/11/22$262,000Charlottesville, VA, United StatesHigher Learning
The Industry Productions, Inc.Uplifting the Voices of Opera Artists03/11/22$1,000,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesArts and Culture
University of RichmondDistant Viewing Toolkit 03/11/22$485,000Richmond, VA, United StatesPublic Knowledge
Foundation for Independent Artists, Inc.nora chipaumire - Infrastructure, Independence, Sustainability03/11/22$955,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Allied Media Projects, Inc.Critical Minded03/11/22$1,292,500Detroit, MI, United StatesArts and Culture
Curtin UniversityOpen Access E-book Usage Data Trust - Data Analytics 03/11/22$750,000Perth, AustraliaPublic Knowledge
Illinois Humanities CouncilEnvisioning Justice03/11/22$600,000Chicago, IL, United StatesOther
Wideman-Davis Dance of New York, Inc.Migratuse Reimagined03/11/22$1,954,000Columbia, SC, United StatesOther
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