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


Arts Midwest Announces We the Many Program
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

NEW PROGRAM TO PROVIDE GRANTS TO THREE RURAL ... We know the arts are a crucial tool for supporting the vibrancy and creative...more

Homes of Harriet Tubman, Langston Hughes Among Sites To Be Reserved by 1.6 Million Grant
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The grants—which were provided by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation—will financially support the organization's African American fund which...more

Mellon Foundation grants $80K for Heartland Project
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

CHESTERTOWN — Washington College's new community history initiative, Chesapeake Heartland: An African American Humanities...more

Emil Kang Joins The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation As Program Director For Arts and Cultural ...
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Much of Kang's work has revolved around developing cultural and educational projects that use creative mediums to engage diverse communities...more

Historic Fountain Hall receives grant from National Trust
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

This year's funds, provided by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, were ... Tate said the Atlanta team also is applying for other grants to...more

Group grants $1.6M for places that are part of black history
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Grants, provided by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, are given across four categories: capacity building, project planning, capital, and...more

Harriet Tubman Home to receive part of $1.6M grant for places that are part of black history
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Grants, provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, are given across four categories: capacity building, project planning, capital,...more

Harrier Tubman Home to receive part of $1.6M grant for places that are part of black history
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The National Trust for Historic Preservation announced the grants Friday ... Grants, provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, are given...more

College Town: Scholarship in Action enters second year
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The annual grant program, now in its second year, is funded by a five-year, $800,000 award from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. It is intended...more

Grant will help Center for the Performing Arts enhance, study sense of community
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

UNIVERSITY PARK — The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State has been awarded a three-year grant from The Andrew W. Mellon...more



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After marveling at Egypt’s natural heritage sites such as South Sinai and the Red Sea, Iris Boutros, writer at Daily News Egypt, muses on Environment Minister Laila Iskandar’s goals of longer-term environmental agenda by injecting social entrepreneurship as its powerful implementer.


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