Grantee Profile

King's College London Department of War Studies

Grants to King's College London Department of War Studies

  • $140,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 1 year)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — The Centre for Science and Security Studies is the focal point for nuclear security research, training, and education at King's College, London. This project, "Trends in Illicit Iranian Procurement," will collect, organize, analyze and disseminate data on illicit attempts by Iran to procure nuclear-, missile- and military-related technologies and materials from private firms. This research will help shape policy, enforce sanctions, and educate companies on identifying illicit procurement attempts. Funds will be used for researcher salaries, travel, and administrative expenses. The project fits the Foundation's goal to support innovative research projects on security challenges presented by states such as Iran.

  • $1,650,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Duration 4 years)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — To train the next generation of experts in the field of nuclear security (over four years).

  • $1,000,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — To support an interdisciplinary program of research and training to strengthen scientific advice on international security policy (over two years).

  • $900,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — In support of an interdisciplinary program of research and training to strengthen scientific advice on international security policy (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded King's College London Department of War Studies $3,690,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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