New America Foundation
Grants to New America Foundation
2013 (Duration 1 year)
Human Rights & International Justice
WASHINGTON, D.C. — To develop an annual ranking of information and communication technology companies by free expression and privacy criteria.
2012 (Duration 1 year)
International Peace & Security
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Founded in 1999, the New America Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan public policy institute that invests in new thinkers and new ideas to address the next generation of challenges facing the United States. This grant supports a project, Transition: U.S. National Security in 2012 and Beyond, which seeks to provide policymakers and the public with the results of fact-based, non-partisan research and analysis on the most critical foreign policy issues facing the United States. The requested grant would support a series of high-level bipartisan public discussions, during and immediately following the U.S. presidential election. The project is a tripartite collaboration among three Washington-based think tanks; the New America Foundation, the Center for a New American Security, and the American Enterprise Institute. MacArthur and the Carnegie Corporation plan to jointly support the project.
2012 (Duration 2 years)
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Housed at the New American Foundation, the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget is a bipartisan, non-profit organization that educates the public about issues that have significant fiscal policy impact. It will use this grant to build support for a comprehensive debt reduction plan. Building upon its previous efforts to advance a bipartisan approach, the Committee will continue to provide policy ideas and support to lawmakers, and to build a network of public supporters - business leaders, experts, local leaders and citizens - that seeks to achieve a comprehensive solution to stabilize the debt in the medium term and reduce it in the longer term.
2011 (Inactive Grant)
WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget for The Moment of Truth Project, which seeks a bi-partisan solution to the country's long-term fiscal challenges.
2010 (Inactive Grant)
WASHINGTON, D.C. — To produce a paper on the implications for ordinary Americans of a failure to address the Federal fiscal crisis.
2010 (Inactive Grant)
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget to advance a national dialogue aimed at generating solutions to ensure the nation's long-term fiscal future (over two years).
The MacArthur Foundation awarded New America Foundation $1,655,000 between 2010 and 2013.