Grantee Profile

American Friends of the New Economic School

Grants to American Friends of the New Economic School

  • $600,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    UNIVERSITY PARK, PENNSYLVANIA — To establish a research center on new media and society at the New Economic School (over two years).

  • $600,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Higher Education in Russia & Africa

    UNIVERSITY PARK, PENNSYLVANIA — To establish two new professorships at the New Economic School (over three years).

  • $1,250,000

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Higher Education in Russia & Africa

    UNIVERSITY PARK, PENNSYLVANIA — In support of recruitment and retention of qualified, full-time faculty members and outreach activities (over five years).

  • $500,000

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Higher Education in Russia & Africa

    UNIVERSITY PARK, PENNSYLVANIA — In support of the recruitment and retention of faculty members and outreach activities at the New Economic School (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded American Friends of the New Economic School $2,950,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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