Grantee Profile

East West Institute

Grants to East West Institute

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — Founded in 1980, the EastWest Institute (EWI) is a global think tank that devises innovative solutions to pressing security issues, by mobilizing networks of individuals, institutions, and nations. The purpose of this grant is to hold a dialogue between former U.S. and Chinese government officials to discuss the U.S.-China military-to-military relationship. There will be two meetings as part of this dialogue. The first meeting will be held in the United States and the second in China. Funds will be used for partial salaries, travel and accommodation, and translation and publication costs.

  • $40,000

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    Peace & Security

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support a feasibility study for a project to develop a multinational early warning network for missile launches.

  • $150,000

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To contain the Yugoslav crisis through regional cooperation.

  • $350,000

    1998 (Inactive Grant)

    Peace & Security

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support public policy work in Ukraine and Russia (over two years).

  • $50,000

    1997 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To publish and distribute the "Russian Regional Report" to western academic institutions and U.S. government agencies.

  • $775,000

    1995 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To strengthen democratic institutions in eastern and central Europe, and to promote the integration of the former Soviet Union with Europe and the West (over two years).

  • $1,300,000

    1993 (Inactive Grant)

    Peace & Security

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support the European Studies Center in Prague, Czech Republic (over two years).

  • $1,950,000

    1990 (Inactive Grant)

    Peace & Security

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support program development of the European Center in Stirin, Czechoslovakia (over three years).

  • $450,000

    1990 (Inactive Grant)

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support resident fellows and adjunct scholars (over three years).

  • $350,000

    1989 (Inactive Grant)

    Peace & Security

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To expand the resident fellows program, for public education, and for international networking on the economic and ecological aspects of security.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded East West Institute $5,715,000 between 1978 and 2016.