Following are grants of $20,000 and more made by foundations, companies, and other private sources and published by The Chronicle on January 2, 2014. New grants are now posted daily Monday through Friday.
Announcements of grants can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Date Chronicle Announced||Grant Maker||Grant Maker's Location||Subject||How Much Was Given||Description|
|1/2/2014||Wege Foundation||Mich.||Conservation and the environment||$5,000,000||To protect biodiversity in Costa Rica: $5,000,000 over five years to Guanacaste Dry Forest Conservation Fund (Huntington, Vt.).|
|1/2/2014||Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation||N.Y.||Mental health||$601,597||To use use pastoral counselors to address the issues of killing or wounding others among combat trauma survivors: $601,597 over two years to Minnesota Veterans Medical Research and Education Foundation (Minneapolis, Minn.).|
|1/2/2014||Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation||N.Y.||Mental health||$175,000||To test the efficacy of an online behavioral health site for military veterans: $175,000 to Rush U., Medical Center Department of Behavioral Sciences (Chicago, Ill.).|
|1/2/2014||James Irvine Foundation||Calif.||Elections and voting||$400,000||To evaluate a set of voter outreach experiments to identify best practices in nonpartisan voter mobilization: $400,000 over two years to Regents of the University of California (Oakland, Calif.).|
|1/2/2014||New York Community Trust||N.Y.||Homelessness||$120,000||To expand a housing and therapy program for homeless women veterans: $120,000 to Housing Solutions (New York, N.Y.).|
|1/2/2014||New York Community Trust||N.Y.||Homelessness||$50,000||To help homeless men find jobs and housing: $50,000 to Career Gear (New York, N.Y.).|
|1/2/2014||New York Community Trust||N.Y.||Disaster relief||$100,000||To help qualified homeowners get government money to fix their houses after Superstorm Sandy: $100,000 to Neighborhood Housing Services of Staten Island (New York, Neb.).|
|1/2/2014||Carnegie Corporation of New York||N.Y.||Higher education||$500,000||For general support: $500,000 over two years to Complete College America (Indianapolis, Ind.).|
|1/2/2014||Carnegie Corporation of New York||N.Y.||Immigrants and refugees||$1,200,000||For its immigration-policy program: $1,200,000 over two years to Center for American Progress (Washington, D.C.).|
|1/2/2014||Northwest Area Foundation||Minn.||Economic development||$500,000||To strengthen programs and advocacy efforts for nonprofit organizations that help low-income families build wealth: $500,000 over two years to Corporation for Enterprise Development (Washington, D.C.).|