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MacArthur Announces $100-Million Contest Winner

09:14 18 January in Fundraising, Nonprofit, Private Foundations

Photo Attribution and Source: The MacArthur Foundation, What if $100-million suddenly fell out of the sky to tackle a “critical problem affecting people, a place, or the entire planet?” The folks at the International Rescue Committee and the Sesame Workshop (of  “Sesame Street” fame) will now have...

MacArthur Foundation Contest for $100-million Grant

The MacArthur $100-Million Grant Contest

08:04 07 July in Fundraising

“Big problems require bold solutions.” That’s how Chicago’s MacArthur Foundation has announced its spectacular new “100&Change” competition. There will be a single $100-million grant for a “single proposal that will make measurable progress toward solving a significant problem.”     Details of the Competition This contest opened on...