Carnegie Corporation of New York Awards $30 Million in Fourth-Quarter Grants

Carnegie Corporation of New York Awards $30 Million in Fourth-Quarter Grants

The has announced fourth-quarter grants totaling more than $30 million to organizations working in the United States and around the world.

Grants awarded through the foundation's international program include $2.35 million over three years to the for postgraduate training and research programs that advance scholarship and improve the retention of African academics; $2 million over two years to the D.C.-based to establish interdisciplinary research and training centers in the Caucasus; $997,900 over three years to the in Kampala, Uganda, to strengthen regional doctoral programs in African universities; and $303,000 over two years to the to study the relationship between information and communication technologies and peace-building and state-building in Africa.

Grants awarded through the foundation's national program include $1.6 million over fifteen months to the to design and implement research and learning infrastructure for the campaign; $1 million over two years to the New York City-based to integrate the Next Generation Learning program into school design; and $600,000 over fifteen months to the in support of the New Mathways project. The foundation also awarded $1 million over fifty-four months to the and $500,000 over two years to the through its special opportunities fund; and centennial grants to the ($1 million) and the New York City-based ($250,000).

For a complete list of the foundation's , visit the Carnegie Corporation Web site.

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