Grantee Profile

National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine

Grants to National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine

  • $50,000

    2014 (Duration 2 years)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Academy of Sciences is an independent, nonprofit organization that works outside of government to provide unbiased and authoritative advice to decision makers and the public about issues in the sciences. This project will address the global risks and opportunities related to the practice of ‘gain-of-function’ research with highly pathogenic avian influenza. It will ensure a fair, credible, open debate that airs all responsible views on the issues, and integrate the results so funders and policymakers in the U.S. government and abroad may apply them to their decisions.

  • $499,489Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of the Key National Indicators Initiative (over two years).

  • $50,000

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support the International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies conference.

  • $200,000

    1996 (Inactive Grant)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a study of the effectiveness of the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control in addressing the problem of injury in the United States

The MacArthur Foundation awarded National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine $799,489 between 1983 and 2015.

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