The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Dedicated to helping groups and individuals foster lasting improvement in the human condition.
State and Federal Funds
National Endowment for the Humanities
Faculty Humanities workshop grants provide up to $30,000 for faculty development. NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes fund $45,000-$200,00 over 12-15 months.
National Science Foundation
The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to promote improvement in the education of those who study science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM). The NSF Director's Award for Distinguished Teaching Scholars (DTS) recognizes and rewards individuals who have contributed significantly to the scholarship of their discipline and to the education of students in STEM, and exemplify the ability to integrate their research and educational activities.
For fellowship opportunities.
U.S. Institute of Peace
Supporting peacebuilding projects managed by non-profit organizations including educational institutions, research institutions, and civil society organizations.