Grantee Profile

Social Science Research Council

Grants to Social Science Research Council

  • $35,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 1 year)

    International Peace & Security

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) is an independent, nonprofit international organization founded in 1923. It nurtures new generations of social scientists, fosters innovative research, and mobilizes knowledge on important public issues. This renewal grant is for the SSRC's Northeast Asia Security Project to promote negotiated elimination of North Korea's nuclear, ballistic missile and other weapons programs and to reduce tensions on the Korean peninsula.

  • $1,500,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Digital Media & Learning

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — To implement a learning network of schools, libraries, museums, after-school programs, online communities, and the home in New York City (over three years).

  • $172,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Duration 1 year)

    International Peace & Security

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — To support Track II dialogue with North Korea.

  • $490,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Digital Media & Learning

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — To pilot test a learning network of schools, libraries, museums, after-school programs, online communities, and the home in New York City.

  • $814,308Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Digital Media & Learning

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — To establish StartL, a public/private fund for new digital media applications for learning (over two years).

  • $612,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Digital Media & Learning

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — To develop a plan for a learning network of schools, libraries, museums, after-school programs, online communities, and the home in New York City.

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — To develop a research framework and associated designs to evaluate the effects of mixed-income public housing and other assisted housing communities on resident opportunities and outcomes.

  • $375,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — In support of the Privatization of Risk project (over three years).

  • $350,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Migration

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — In support of an effort to assess the state of research on migration and development in order to strengthen future research and its links to policy (over 15 months).

  • $240,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — In support of the Task Force on Hurricane Katrina and Reconstruction on the Gulf Coast.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Social Science Research Council $4,813,308 between 2002 and 2015.

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