Grant Recipients

National Center for Youth Law

Awarded: 11/1/2017

$600,000 over 4 years

To support FosterEd: California to improve the education outcomes of youth who are in foster care, involved in the juvenile justice system, or homeless in two areas of California; and ...

Research Foundation of the City University of New York

Awarded: 10/1/2017

$22,400 over 2 years

To support a Lancet Commission to examine the effects of the Trump administration’s proposed and enacted policies on health and health care, particularly of vulnerable populations of children and families.

2017 Sickle Cell Disease/Advancing Cures Awardees

Awarded: 9/1/2017

Approximately $6 Million

In 2017, seven projects were awarded a combined total of $6 million in research funding to address the underlying cause of sickle cell disease, attacking it at its core by ...

2017 Clinical Scientist Development Award

Awarded: 7/20/2017

$495,000 over 3 years

In 2017, 17 physician scientists received three-year grants of $495,000 each to support their transition to independent clinical research careers.   2017 CSDA Grantees Andrew J. Aguirre, M.D., Ph.D. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Project: ...

National Academy of Sciences

Awarded: 7/15/2017

$100,000 over 1 year

To assist state leaders in developing plans to strengthen the early childhood workforce and develop strategic partnerships with national funders, organizations that serve young children, and state and national policymakers ...

Fund for Public Health in NYC

Awarded: 7/1/2017

$750,000 over 3 years

To increase access to comprehensive reproductive health services at NYC public high schools and foster care agencies to reduce unintended pregnancies among at-risk teens.

National Park Foundation

Awarded: 6/15/2017

$50,000 over 2 years

To support the Diversity Joint Venture, a partnership to increase the diversity of the conservation workforce.

University of California, Irvine

Awarded: 6/9/2017

$7,500 over 13 months

To support the University of California, Irvine School of Law's Center for Land, Environment, and Natural Resources (CLEANR) to develop a report on state capacity to protect endangered and threatened ...

Tides Center

Awarded: 6/1/2017

$500,000 over 19 months

To test Project Evident, a technical assistance platform that helps organizations serving vulnerable populations prove their effectiveness and build evidence for further funding for replication and scale. 

Keystone Center

Awarded: 5/22/2017

$25,000 over 1 year

To support The Next 100 Coalition: Action to Achieve a More Diverse, Inclusive Public Lands System.

Union of Concerned Scientists, Inc.

Awarded: 5/18/2017

$75,000 over 1 year

To engage, train and build the capacity of scientists to act as spokespeople for the importance of science, evidence-based policy making and environmental quality.

The Nature Conservancy

Awarded: 5/8/2017

$750,000 over 2 years

To support the application of resilience science to the Rocky Mountains, Southwest Deserts and Mississippi Valley regions of the U.S., and to pilot new resilience science approaches to coastal and ...