Foundations

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Title Description Link
William T. Grant Foundation The Foundation was established to support research that could contribute to "human betterment and social progress." The current direction is to support studies of how to improve the use of research evidence in ways that benefit youth.
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation The Foundation makes grants to support original research and broad-based education related to science, technology, and economic performance; and to improve the quality of American life.
The Spencer Foundation The Foundation is intended to investigate ways in which education, broadly conceived, can be improved around the world. The Foundation is committed to supporting high-quality investigation of education through its research programs and to strengthening and renewing the educational research community through its fellowship and training programs and related activities.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation supports creative people, effective institutions, and influential networks building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world.
The McKnight Foundation The McKnight Foundation, a Minnesota-based family foundation anchored in one state, seeks to improve the quality of life for present and future generations. We use all our resources to attend, unite, and empower those we serve.
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation The Kauffman Foundation grant making and operations focus on two areas - educational achievement and entrepreneurial success - which were critical in developing self-sufficient people and a vibrant economy and society.
Philanthropy News Digest Philanthropy News Digest (PND) a daily news service of the Foundation Center, is a compendium, in digest form, of philanthropy-related articles and features culled from print and electronic media outlets nationwide.