Grants List

Ewing Marion Kauffman School, Inc.

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 6/14/2016  |   Approved Amount: $5,421,658

Support for the Kauffman School's continued operations in FY2017 to develop, manage, and operate a charter school of excellence as well as funding for FY2017 bond commitments related to the school.

National Scholarship Providers Association

Boulder, CO  |   Approved Date: 6/13/2016  |   Approved Amount: $6,000

Support for the 2016 annual conference in Kansas City, Missouri, October 10-12, 2016.

Curators of the University of Missouri

Columbia, MO  |   Approved Date: 6/9/2016  |   Approved Amount: $240,000

Support for Missouri College Advising Corp's college access guidance program in 14 urban high schools in Greater Kansas City during the 2016-17 academic year.

Purpose Built Communities Foundation, Inc.

Atlanta, GA  |   Approved Date: 6/8/2016  |   Approved Amount: $1,000,000

Support for the startup phase and first two school years of Kansas City Neighborhood Academy, a new charter school expected to open in the 2016-17 school year to serve students in the Wendell Phillips neighborhood of Kansas City, Missouri.

Grantmakers for Education

Portland, OR  |   Approved Date: 6/7/2016  |   Approved Amount: $25,000

Support for the 2016 Annual Conference in Denver, Colorado, October 26-28, 2016.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA  |   Approved Date: 6/7/2016  |   Approved Amount: $74,000

Support for the Global Technology Laboratory event in Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 5-6, 2016.

University of Massachusetts

Shrewsbury, MA  |   Approved Date: 6/7/2016  |   Approved Amount: $41,894

Support for research to investigate the effectiveness of innovation districts as an urban economic tool.

The Third Way Foundation

Washington, DC  |   Approved Date: 6/7/2016  |   Approved Amount: $26,400

Support for a public forum event titled "How Faster Infrastructure Approvals Can Get America Moving Again" in Washington, DC., May 19, 2016.

Cristo Rey Kansas City

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 6/7/2016  |   Approved Amount: $272,000

Support for literacy improvement efforts across content areas at Cristo Rey Kansas City, including staff professional development focused on literacy instruction and the use of data-driven instruction.

The Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation

Menlo Park, CA  |   Approved Date: 6/6/2016  |   Approved Amount: $200,000

Support to provide Kauffman Foundation Education and Entrepreneurship teams with access to a pipeline of carefully vetted organizations working to create transformative change in public education and entrepreneurship.