The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation



The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation is a nonprofit corporation governed by the laws of the State of New York. It was founded on the 30th of June 1969 through the consolidation of Avalon Foundation and Old Dominion Foundation.


Currently, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation is making grants in five core program areas: Higher Education and Scholarship; Scholarly Communications and Information Technology; Art History, Conservation, and Museums; Performing Arts; and, Conservation and the Environment.



The foundation's philosophy is to build, strengthen, and sustain institutions and thier core capacities.


Web Address

www.mellon.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @MellonFdn

Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation


San Diego Community College District secures $9M in grants for initiatives helping students succeed
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Among the new grants received during 2019-20 was $112,554 from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in support of the Preparing...more

Salina Art Center receives $40000 grant from USRARF
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The USRARF was funded through a $10 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and amplified in the Mid-America region...more

Salina Art Center Announces Funding from the USRARF
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

... a $10 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and amplified in the ... The grants support expenses associated with general...more

Mellon Foundation launches fund to assist artists impacted by COVID
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

... COVID-19 Crisis Relief Grant Fund will distribute a total of $5 million to Alternate ROOTS ($1.25 million), the Indian Land Tenure Foundation...more

Ladies Who Launch announces grant program: Where women business owners can turn for Covid ...
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Kellogg Foundation, and Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in a collective effort to increase their annual grantmaking. The five foundations anticipate...more

Mellon Foundation Provides Grants for Prison Education Services
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation awarded 15 emergency grants totaling $1.5 million to help providers of higher education in prisons. According...more

Mellon Foundation Awards Emergency Grants to Prison Education Programs as COVID Crisis ...
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

NEW YORK, NY, August 6, 2020 – The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation today announced the award of 15 emergency grants totaling $1.5 million...more

Arts organizations establish 'Literary Arts Emergency Fund'
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

NEW YORK (AP) — With a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, three ... The nonprofits will distribute one-time grants ranging from $5,000...more

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Supports Creation Of New Pathways Minor, Tech For Humanity
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

“To create ethical, equitable, and socially just outcomes for the challenges that technology innovation is creating, we need to propel humanities to...more

Miami Dade College and Florida International University to Receive Combined $3 Million from The ...
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

... grants totaling $3 million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to expand ... The new grant, titled The Humanities Edge: An MDC-FIU...more



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