Tag Archive for Grants

Long Foundation Supports Outreach Programs

Wesleyan’s Green Street Arts Center received a $2,000 grant from the George A. and Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of America, N.A. and Alan S. Parker, co-trustees, to support the center’s outreach programs in Middletown.  The grant was awarded on Nov. 30.

CFA Awarded Grant for Summer Pilot Program

Wesleyan’s Center for the Arts received a grant for $10,000 from the New England Foundation for the Arts for the “Institute for Curatorial Practice in Performance -Summer 2010-Pilot Program.”

NEH Supports Henry Bacon Papers

Suzy Taraba, university archivist and head of Special Collections, received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) for a preservation assessment of the Henry Bacon Papers. The grant for $5,810, expires June 30, 2011.

Redfield Awarded NASA Grant

Seth Redfield, assistant professor of astronomy, received a grant from NASA on Jan. 28 for his research titled “Probing the Atomic  & Molecular Inventory of the Beta-PicAnalog, the Young Edge –On Debris Disk of HD32297rp.” The $48,334 grant, will be applied over two years.

Aetna Foundation, Lego Supports Green Street Arts Center

The Green Street Arts Center received a $4,000 grant from the Aetna Foundation to support the center’s Afterschool Program. The award will be applied Jan. 1, 2010 through June 30, 2010.

In addition, The Green Street Arts Center received a $3,000 grant from Lego for the art center’s mural project.