Grantee Profile

Smithsonian Institution

Grants to Smithsonian Institution

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Digital Media & Learning

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To create a YOUmedia Center at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.

  • $65,000

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Technology

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of setting a 10-year biodiversity science agenda for the Institution and the wider scientific community.

  • $228,000

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Technology

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of workshops to develop a ten-year biodiversity science agenda for the Institution and the wider scientific community (over two years).

  • $367,617

    1996 (Inactive Grant)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — A sale of eight acres south of Seaway Drive at less than fair market value, for a distribution credit of $367,617.

  • $15,000

    1995 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support the International Biodiversity Monitoring Symposium.

  • $250,000

    1994 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support field research and training conducted by the Minimum Critical Size of Ecosystems program in Amazonian Brazil (over three years).

  • $100,000

    1993 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a Commission on the Future of the Smithsonian.

  • $30,000

    1992 (Inactive Grant)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — For a conference attended by senior administration and congressional officials and media leaders in preparation for the U.N. Conference on Environment and Development.

  • $25,000

    1990 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a planning conference for a joint Soviet-U.S. exhibition on the great issues of the 20th century.

  • $175,000

    1989 (Inactive Grant)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To work with Latin American museums to plan rainforest exhibitions (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Smithsonian Institution $1,755,617 between 1978 and 2016.

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