Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Civic Initiatives

Recent grants in this program include:

Organization NameProject DirectorProject Title
Fund for The City of New York Mary McCormick Support for Sloan Awards for Excellence in Teaching Science and Mathematics in New York City Public High Schools.
City Futures, Inc. Neil Scott Kleiman To develop and implement a strategy to leverage scientific and technological research in New York City into local economic development.
Pratt Institute Eleanora Del Federico To strengthen the science of art conservation in New York City.
Research Foundation of the City University of New York Theodore Brown To improve the ability of computer science undergraduates to transfer from two-year to four-year campuses at the City University of New York.
Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, Inc. Hope Cohen To support research about the siting of electricity substations in New York City by the Manhattan Institute's Center for Rethinking Development.
Fund for The City of New York Barbara Cohn Berman For continued support of the Sloan Public Service Awards.

Program Director:
Paula Olsiewski Bio