Representative GrantsWashington, District of Columbia2016
$500,000 in support of the Woodrow Wilson Center's Cold War International History Project's general operations
Representative GrantsChicago, Illinois2016
$650,000 for the Chicago Council Survey
Representative GrantsWilliamsburg, Virginia2015
$115,000 the Teaching, Research, and International Policy Project's work on "Using Data to Bridge the Theory-Practice Divide."
March 31, 2005 - Press Release
MacArthur has announced five grants totaling $1.65 million for efforts to help provide policymakers with the most up-to-date technical and scientific information available on matters relating to key issues in international security.
January 14, 2005 - Publication
Contents Containing the biological threat Cultivating a new generation of experts on science and security issues Director's Message Jefferson Science Fellows join State Department President’s Message Working toward security in space Containing the biological ...
December 8, 2004 - Press Release
MacArthur has announced a grant of $2.5 million to the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) for policy research and activities to provide scientific expertise to policymakers in areas of critical national importance.
June 2, 2004 - Press Release
Secretary of State Colin Powell announced the first class of the Jefferson Science Fellows.
January 1, 2004 - Commentary
Kennette Benedict takes note of successes in reducing the dangers posed by weapons of mass destruction, identifies further challenges, and suggests some solutions.
August 18, 2003 - Press Release
MacArthur will commit more than $50 million over the next six years to engage scientists and engineers at leading universities and research facilities in the U.S. and internationally in efforts to help reduce the threat ...
January 27, 2003 - Press Release
MacArthur has announced a grant to Columbia University's School of International Public Affairs in support of Gulf/2000, a web-based project that promotes international dialogue on issues relating to security in the Persian Gulf.
October 24, 2002 - Press Release
MacArthur has announced three grants for efforts to limit the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and encourage new strategies for cooperative security.
October 8, 2002 - Press Release
MacArthur and Carnegie Corporation of New York have announced grants totaling more than $1.1 million to help launch a senior fellowship program that will enable 15 leading scientists to work alongside senior diplomats and policymakers.
July 22, 2002 - Press Release
MacArthur has established the Science, Technology and Security Initiative to increase the pool of independent experts able to provide scientific and technical advice on issues related to international security policy.