Grants to Boston University
2012 (Inactive Grant)
Conservation & Sustainable Development
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — This grant supports a donor collaborative of MacArthur, C.S. Mott and Rockefeller Brothers Fund for policy-oriented research and outreach convened by Boston and Tufts Universities. The work is directed at gaining a more accurate and precise understanding of the environment and development impacts of Chinese investment in Latin America and assisting policy-makers and advocates to identify and exploit the relevant policy levers that can maximize the benefits of Chinese economic activity in Latin America, while mitigating the social and environmental costs.
2003 (Inactive Grant)
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — For “Cuban Refugees, Migrants, and the Remaking of Community, Country and Cross-Border Relations.”
1990 (Inactive Grant)
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — To prepare a manuscript by Peter Knapp on the topic of emotion.
1983 (Inactive Grant)
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — To support a historical study of the Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity.
The MacArthur Foundation awarded Boston University $416,000 between 1978 and 2016.