Grantee Profile

Bernice P. Bishop Museum

Grants to Bernice P. Bishop Museum

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To develop an information infrastructure and modeling tools that advance biodiversity conservation in Melanesia in the face of climate change (over three years).

  • $290,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To support an assessment of climate change vulnerability of coastal and marine ecosystems in Melanesia (over 18 months).

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To update the maps of coral reef species abundance in the Indo-Pacific region (over two years).

  • $145,000

    1997 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To support an alien species database for the Hawaii Biological Survey (over two years).

  • $260,000

    1994 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To support the Hawaii Biological Survey (over three years).

  • $110,000

    1991 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To support the 'Ohi'a Project, an environmental curriculum for use in elementary schools throughout Hawaii, in collaboration with the Moanalua Gardens Foundation (over two years).

  • $270,000

    1990 (Inactive Grant)

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To support a joint botanical research project with the National Museum of the Philippines (over three years).

  • $765,513

    1987 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To develop an environmental education program ('Ohi'a Project) in Hawaii's schools (over four years).

  • $45,100

    1987 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    HONOLULU, HAWAII — To support a research workshop on Hawaiian invertebrates and completion of the database regarding Hawaiian insects.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Bernice P. Bishop Museum $2,535,613 between 1978 and 2016.

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