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Foundations

The following list of foundations and consortiums fund applied research. 

Name: Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
Program Areas: Health (Canadian)
Information Link: http://www.ahfmr.ab.ca/


Name: Alfred P Sloan Foundation
Program Areas: Science & Technology, Standards of Living and Economic Performance;  Education and Careers in Science and Technology
Information Link: http://www.sloan.org/main.shtml


Name Andrew F Mellon Foundation
Program Areas: Higher Education; Cultural Affairs and the Performing Arts;  Population, Conservation and the Environment; Public Affairs
Information Link: http://www.mellon.org/


Name: Annie E Casey Foundation
Program Areas: Children and Families 
Information Link: http://www.aecf.org/


Name: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Program Areas: Health and Learning in the Global Community 
Information Link: http://www.gatesfoundation.org/


Name: Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
Program Areas: Health (Canadian) 
Information Link: http://www.chsrf.ca


Name: Carnegie Corporation of New York 
Program Areas: Education; International Peace and Security;  International Development; Strengthening US Democracy
Information Link: http://www.carnegie.org/


Name: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Program Areas: Civil Society;  Environment; Local (Flint MI Area); Pathways out of Poverty
Information Link: http://www.mott.org/


Name: Colorado Trust
Program Areas: Health and well-being of the people of Colorado
Information Link: http://www.coloradotrust.org


Name: David and Lucille Packard Foundation
Program Areas: Conservation; Population; Science; Children, Families, and Communities; Arts; and Organizational Effectiveness and Philanthropy
Information Link: http://www.packard.org/


Name: Fahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation
Program Areas: Social, psychological, behavioral or public health problems affecting children, adults, couples, families, or communities. 
Information Link: http://www.fahsbeckfund.org


Name: Fannie Mae Foundation
Program Areas: Affordable Housing and Community Development 
Information Link: http://www.fanniemaefoundation.org/


Name: Ford Foundation
Program Areas: Asset Building and Community Development; Peace and Social Justice; Education, Media, Arts and Culture
Information Link: http://www.fordfound.org/


Name: Foundation for Child Development
Program Areas: Working Families, Affordable Housing and Community Development
Information Link: http://www.ffcd.org/


Name: Grantmakers for Effective Organizations  (affinity group of Council on Foundations)
Program Areas: All - consortium
Information Link: http://www.geofunders.org/


Name: Heinz Endowments
Program Areas: Arts and Culture; Children, Youth and Families; Economic Opportunity; Education; Environment
Information Link: http://www.heinz.org/index.asp?loc=home


Name: John D and Catherine T  MacArthur Foundation
Program Areas: Human and Community Development; Global Security and Sustainability
Information Link: http://www.macfound.org/


Name: Lumina Foundation for Education
Program Areas: Expanding Access and Success in Postsecondary Education 
Information Link: http://www.luminafoundation.org


Name: Pew Charitable Trusts
Program Areas: Culture; Education; Environment; Health and Human Services; Public Policy; Religion
Information Link: http://www.pewtrusts.org


Name: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Program Areas: Health and Health Care
Information Link: http://www.rwjf.org/index.jsp


Name: Rockefeller Foundation
Program Areas: Creativity and Culture; Food Security; Health Equity; Working Communities; Global Inclusion
Information Link: http://www.rockfound.org


Name: Ruddie Memorial Youth Foundation
Program Areas: Youth Programs
Information Link: http://www.rmyf.org/


Name: Russell Sage Foundation
Program Areas: Future of Work; Immigration; Cultural Contact
Information Link: http://www.russellsage.org/


Name: William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Program Areas: Conflict Resolution; Education; Environment; Family and Community Development; Performing Arts; Population; US Latin American Relations
Information Link: http://www.hewlett.org/


Name: W K Kellogg Foundation
Program Areas: Health; Food Systems and Rural Development; Youth and Education; Philanthropy and Volunteerism; Local (Greater Battle Creek MI)
Information Link: http://www.wkkf.org/


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