Grants List

National Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Washington , DC  |   Approved Date: 4/12/2016  |   Approved Amount: $5,000

Support for the "2026.US Launch" at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C., April 6, 2016 to raise awareness of the 250th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, upcoming on July 4, 2026.

Regents of the University of California at Berkeley

Berkeley, CA  |   Approved Date: 4/12/2016  |   Approved Amount: $54,030

Support to study the impact on fiscal policy space on cities' use of economic development incentives before and after the Great Recession.

Center School District No. 58

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 4/8/2016  |   Approved Amount: $40,000

Support to provide professional development to principals through a one-year national instructional leadership program.

Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA  |   Approved Date: 4/8/2016  |   Approved Amount: $20,000

Support for a feasibility analysis and development of a project plan to execute a presidential forum on economic growth and innovation.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC  |   Approved Date: 4/8/2016  |   Approved Amount: $58,280

Support reseach to examine the effectiveness of state incentives by uniquely combining three sets of data.

Ad Hoc Group Against Crime

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 4/6/2016  |   Approved Amount: $5,000

Support for the 7th Annual Community Guardian Awards in Kansas City, Missouri, May 12, 2016.

Blue Valley Educational Foundation

Overland Park, KS  |   Approved Date: 4/6/2016  |   Approved Amount: $5,000

Support for the 26th Annual Community Breakfast in Overland Park, Kansas, August 31, 2016.

Center for Transitional Leadership, Inc.

Leavenworth, KS  |   Approved Date: 4/6/2016  |   Approved Amount: $1,000

Support for the Center for Transitional Leadership Luncheon in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, May 13, 2016.

4POINT0 Schools

New Orleans, LA  |   Approved Date: 4/4/2016  |   Approved Amount: $2,270,000

Support 4.0 Schools' expansion efforts to develop and support education entrepreneurs in Kansas City and nationwide.

Holy Cross School

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 4/4/2016  |   Approved Amount: $126,500

Support for English Language Learners to improve academic outcomes for students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.