Grantee Directory

Grantee
Grant Type
Amount
Year

George Mason University Foundation, Inc.

Summer Dance Program To provide financial assistance for 90 percent of the program cost to ten hi ...
Summer Dance Program To provide financial assistance for 90 percent of the program cost to ten high school dancers from low-income families.
Good Neighbor Grant
$20,000
2013

826DC

To support the Young Author's Book Project (YABP) - 826DC's flagship publishing program, which partn ...
To support the Young Author's Book Project (YABP) - 826DC's flagship publishing program, which partners students from Washington, DC schools with professional writers to produce an anthology of student work that gives voice to students' unique experiences.
Good Neighbor Grant
$20,000
2019

CollegeTracks

CollegeTracks aims to serve 60 low-to-moderate income students in Montgomery County through the enha ...
CollegeTracks aims to serve 60 low-to-moderate income students in Montgomery County through the enhancement and expansion of its High-Flyer Program, designed to identify and serve high-achieving, first-generation-to-college students to ensure they apply and are accepted to highly-selective colleges and scholarships, and set them on a course for lifelong success.
Good Neighbor Grant
$35000
2020

SCS Noonan Scholars (aka Thrive)

In-College Bridge Scholarships Academic Year 20-21
In-College Bridge Scholarships Academic Year 20-21
College Access and Success
$150,000
2021

The Ingenuity Project

Using Data to Develop Student-Centered Supports for Retention and Persistence in STEM
Using Data to Develop Student-Centered Supports for Retention and Persistence in STEM
Other
$100,000
2020

Academic Magnet High School, Charleston County School District

Advancing Charleston Excellence (ACE) 2.0
Advancing Charleston Excellence (ACE) 2.0
Other
$150,000
2020

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Summer Enrichment Experience at Virginia Tech (SEE VT)
Summer Enrichment Experience at Virginia Tech (SEE VT)
Other
$260,290
2020

From The Top Inc.

2020-2021 Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award
2020-2021 Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award
Other
$515,000
2020

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