2013 Innovation Grants Awarded

Posted November 8th, 2013 by maryalbro and filed in News & Announcements
Comments Off on 2013 Innovation Grants Awarded

At its quarterly meeting in Newport, RI, The 1772 Foundation awarded 11 grants for innovation.  Organizations invited to apply for these grants, given for the second time by the Foundation, have or propose innovative, critical, and replicable projects.

2013 innovation grant recipients are listed below.  The total amount of the grants is $258,000.

GranteeProjectStateAward
Brandeis UniversityNew England Food Vision bookletMA$8,000
City Lore, Inc.The Pilgrims documentaryNY$30,000
Historic House Trust of New York CityAnarchist Guide to House Museums initiativeNY$20,000
Island InstituteCommunity-based island energy efficiency programME$25,000
Jefferson Davis Grant FoundationOn the Edge documentary filmME$10,000
Land Trust AllianceConvening of 1772 grant recipientsCT$10,000
The Livestock ConservancyDiscover, Secure, and Sustain programNC$40,000
National Geographic SocietyFood for the Future seriesDC$25,000
Partners for Sacred PlacesFood in Sacred Places projectPA$30,000
Seed Savers ExchangeCORE (Collection Origins Research Effort)IA$30,000
South Carolina African American Heritage FoundationSlave Dwelling Project conferenceSC$30,000