Grantee Profile

Boston University

Grants to Boston University

  • $306,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 2 years)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — This grant supports a donor collaborative of MacArthur, C.S. Mott and Rockefeller Brothers Fund for policy-oriented research and outreach convened by Boston and Tufts Universities. The work is directed at gaining a more accurate and precise understanding of the environment and development impacts of Chinese investment in Latin America and assisting policy-makers and advocates to identify and exploit the relevant policy levers that can maximize the benefits of Chinese economic activity in Latin America, while mitigating the social and environmental costs.

  • $75,000

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — For "Cuban Refugees, Migrants, and the Remaking of Community, Country and Cross-Border Relations."

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Boston University $381,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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