Grantee Profile

University of Illinois at Chicago

Grants to University of Illinois at Chicago

  • $950,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 4 years, 8 months)

    Policy Research

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — The College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs at University of Illinois at Chicago is focused on education, research and engagement in support of the nation’s cities and metropolitan areas. In partnership with the National League of Cities and the Federal Reserve System, the College will use this grant to undertake "The Fiscal Space of Cities: Responses to Changing Economic and Fiscal Conditions." a multi-year collaboration to examine the economic, structural, and political factors that shape and constrain the environment within which municipal policymakers operate.

  • $361,385Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To assess adolescents' emotional well-being following foreclosure, as part of the How Housing Matters to Families and Communities competitive grant program (over three years).

  • $10,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support the annual Richard J. Daley Urban Forum.

  • $25,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support the annual Richard J. Daley Urban Forum (over two years).

  • $10,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of the third annual Richard J. Daley Urban Forum, Building the Future City.

  • $25,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of the second annual Richard J. Daley Urban Forum, "Globalizing Cities: Chicago and the World."

  • $200,000

    1997 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To launch the Conservation Training Consortium, a training program in conservation biology for conservation professionals from developing countries (over three years).

  • $50,000

    1991 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To develop the "Local Community Fact Book."

  • $25,000

    1987 (Inactive Grant)

    Health

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support the Ethnic Elderly Needs Assessment Project.

  • $25,000

    1986 (Inactive Grant)

    Peace & Security

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To place students in public policy internships in Washington, DC.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded University of Illinois at Chicago $1,681,385 between 1978 and 2016.

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