Grantee Profile

Northwestern University, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

Grants to Northwestern University, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

  • $270,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — Northwestern University’s Professor Benjamin Page will work with NORC at the University of Chicago to design a survey questionnaire, identify a representative national survey, and prepare for a full study of the political and social attitudes and the behaviors of the top one percent of U.S. wealth holders. This grant is part of the Foundation’s exploration of the potential effects of the extreme concentration of wealth and income on the functioning of American democracy, and the role wealthy Americans play in democratic policymaking.

  • $75,000

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    Research

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — For "The Heart that Remembers: A Tale of Musicians in a Time of War."

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Northwestern University, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs $345,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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