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American Association for the Advancement of Science, Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy

Grants to American Association for the Advancement of Science, Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy

  • $2,250,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — American Association for the Advancement of Science’s (AAAS) mission is to advance science, engineering, and innovation throughout the world for the benefit of all people. This renewal grant to the AAAS Center for Science and Technology Policy supports a series of ongoing and new activities aimed at strengthening scientific capacity to advise policymakers, in the context of the Foundation’s Security Policy Initiative (STS). STS was launched to develop and maintain a cadre of scientists and other technical experts able to provide independent, authoritative advice on international security policy issues. The Center serves an important function in the Initiative by engaging policymakers, grantees and the broader scientific community in a public discussion of security policy issues.

  • $210,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of general operations.

  • $420,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of general operations.

  • $2,250,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of the Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded American Association for the Advancement of Science, Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy $5,130,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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