Grantee Profile

Freedom House

Grants to Freedom House

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The grant will support a study that assesses support for global democracy. Through a series of cases studies of leading and emerging democracies, the report will take an inventory of present efforts at democracy support globally, assess the strengths and weaknesses of current approaches, and make specific recommendations for an improved strategy.

  • $400,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To advance an open Internet and aid human rights defenders and journalists (over three years).

  • $174,620

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of the Washington Human Rights Summit: Affirming Fundamental Freedoms.

  • $234,775Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To assist local human rights defenders in Ethiopia and to monitor human rights initiatives of the Organization of American States (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Freedom House $1,059,395 between 1983 and 2015.

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