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King's College London, Department of War Studies

London, United Kingdom

King's College London, Department of War Studies was awarded $9,119,700 between 1986 and 2015, including 15 grants in International Peace & Security and Nuclear Challenges.

$2,021,000

2015 • 4 years • Nuclear Challenges

Founded in 2003 with Foundation support, the King’s College London (KCL) Centre for Science and Security Studies (CSSS) seeks to generate new knowledge and understanding of the intersections of science, technology, and security. This award supports general operating expenses, including for the evolution of CSSS into a stand-alone institution within KCL, and for several specific research projects including the continuation of Project Alpha, a project that works to understand and counter illicit nuclear trade.

$140,000

2012 • 2 years • International Peace & Security

The Centre for Science and Security Studies is the focal point for nuclear security research, training, and education at King’s College, London. This project, "Trends in Illicit Iranian Procurement," will collect, organize, analyze and disseminate data on illicit attempts by Iran to procure nuclear-, missile- and military-related technologies and materials from private firms. This research will help shape policy, enforce sanctions, and educate companies on identifying illicit procurement attempts. Funds will be used for researcher salaries, travel, and administrative expenses. The project fits the Foundation’s goal to support innovative research projects on security challenges presented by states such as Iran.

$1,650,000

2011 • 4 years, 6 months • International Peace & Security

To train the next generation of experts in the field of nuclear security (over four years).

$1,000,000

2008 • 2 years, 8 months • International Peace & Security

To support an interdisciplinary program of research and training to strengthen scientific advice on international security policy (over two years).

$900,000

2006 • 3 years • International Peace & Security

In support of an interdisciplinary program of research and training to strengthen scientific advice on international security policy (over three years).

$1,200,000

2002 • 4 years, 4 months • International Peace & Security

To support an interdisciplinary program of research and training to reduce the dangers associated with weapons of mass destruction and to promote nonproliferation (over three years).

$150,000

2001 • 1 year

For a project to draw on European experience in counterterrorist activities and to assess capabilities for coordinated action among European countries and the U.S.

$473,700

1997 • 3 years • International Peace & Security

To support a fellowship program focusing on regional security in a global context (over three years.).

$600,000

1994 • 2 years, 11 months • International Peace & Security

To support the research and training program Regional Security in a Global Context (over three years).

$200,000

1993 • 1 year • International Peace & Security

To support a research project on relations among former Warsaw Pact allies in post-Soviet Europe (over two years).

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