2019 Education Grants
Grants in this area are focused primarily on improving research opportunities for science students. Additionally, the Foundation supports medical training in the areas of rural practice and humanism. The Foundation also supports programs to improve high school science education and college campus student safety. (Total grants $187,000)
Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Englewood, NJ. $20,000 to support the Picker Gold Graduate Medical Education Challenge Grant Program.
Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME. $10,000 to support summer internships in business and government.
The Clery Center for Security On Campus, King Of Prussia, PA. $15,000 to support the Center's internship program.
Columbia University, New York, NY. $20,000 for a summer fellowship to the Summer Research Program for secondary school science teachers.
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH. $20,000 to support undergraduate leave-term scientific research.
Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH. $10,000 to support the Rural Health Scholars Program.
Golden State Youth Orchestra, Palo Alto, CA. $1,000 for general support.
Ignited, Santa Clara, CA. $10,000 to support their summer research program for secondary school science teachers.
Manhattan Theatre Club, New York, NY. $5,000 to support their education programs.
10,000 Degrees, San Francisco, CA. $5,000 to support the the Meritus College Fund program.
Oklahoma State University Foundation, Stillwater, OK. $10,000 to support the Native Explorers and Native OKstars programs.
Roundabout Theater Company, New York, NY. $10,000 to support their education programs.
Science Friday Initiative, New York, NY. $5,000 for general program support.
The Sylvia Center, New York, NY. $5,000 development and launch of the Teen Culinary Apprenticeship Alumni Network.
Union of Concerned Scientists, Cambridge, MA. $10,000 to support the Science Network and development of early career scientists.
University of Nebraska Foundation, Omaha, NE. $20,000 to support scholarships for the Accelerated Family Practice Residency Program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA. $5,000 to support student scientific research.
Writopia Lab, New York, NY. $5,000 to support the Refugee Voices Project.