Wow! Â Congratulations to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments. Â What a way to start a new year. FUNDING Lilly Endowment awarded a $7.5 million grant to Conner Prairie (Fishers, IN). $6 million of the grant will be used to bolster the Lilly endowment; the rest will be used to renovate the historic Chinese House, […]
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Affiliates continue to demonstrate significant impact, all over the country. Congratulations to all! FUNDING The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) announced grants for 217 museum projects awarded through the highly competitive Museums for America and National Leadership Grants for Museums programs including the following Affiliates: San Diego Natural History Museum (San Diego, CA)-Award […]
Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments: Funding Allied Arts announced more than $2.55 million will be distributed to various nonprofit arts organizations during fiscal year 2016. Among the top grantees are Science Museum Oklahoma (Oklahoma City) ($429,220). The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation has pledged a three-year, $1 million grant to Union Station, Kansas […]
Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments! FUNDING The Wisconsin Department of Tourism has given the Wisconsin Maritime Museum (Manitowoc, WI) a $39,500 grant for their first annual submarine festival, Sub Fest. The festival will be July 10-12.Â During the festival, visitors will see a Naval Art Collection, film showings, and interactive exhibits. Sub […]
The Smithsonianâ€™s National Air and Space Museum (NASM)Â is developing nine STEM in 30,Â live, fast-paced 30-minuteÂ webcasts which will be made available to teachers and students in grades 5-8 classrooms across the country. The primary goal of this program is to increase interest and engagement in STEM for students.Â STEM in 30 hopes to achieve: – Increased […]
Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments. FUNDING The Army Heritage Center Foundation recently received two grants from The Donald B. & Dorothy L. Stabler Foundation and the G.B. Stuart Charitable Foundation to support the expansion of the Visitor Center at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (Carlisle, PA.)Â The grants are in […]
In 46 states, Puerto Rico, and Panama, there are over 200 Smithsonian Affiliate organizations all working together to preserve our heritage, expand knowledge, and inspire learning.
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