Teaching and Learning

November 2005
  • Five grants of up to $100,000 over 21 months.

College-Community Connections

June 2005
February 2005
  • Seven grants of $40,000 over 12 months for college preparatory programming.
    • The Boys' Club of New York
    • East Harlem Tutorial Program (EHTP)
    • Groundwork
    • Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF)
    • Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America (LEDA)
    • Prep for Prep
    • Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO)
  • Six grants of $10,000 over 12 months for unrestricted use.
    • Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB)
    • Community for Education Foundation / Overcoming Obstacles
    • East Side House Settlement
    • Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House
    • Project Reach Youth (PRY)
    • Union Settlement House

Outcomes and Assessment

November 2005
  • $300,000 over 36 months for an assessment of study abroad programs.
  • $40,000 over 12 months for a primer on the importance of value-added assessment for higher education.
May 2005
  • Six grants of $300,000 over 36 months for faculty-driven assessment projects.
  • Five grants of $25,000 over 12 months for beginning work in this area and planning for larger, faculty-driven projects. 
  • $50,000 over 12 months for the assessment of general liberal education outcomes.
  • $25,000 over 12 months for the development and testing of a discipline-specific assessment instrument.

Special Grants

November 2005
  • A $600,000 grant to assist in hurricane recovery efforts in New Orleans: $500,000 will go to Dillard to help students return to New Orleans and to their studies, and $100,000 will go to Tulane to support their partnership with Dillard and two other New Orleans institutions.