The Brookings Institution


Awarded Grants

2021
$5,000

To support the 2020 Peter G. Peterson Foundation Fiscal Internship Program.

2021
$150,000

To analyze the federal tax base and develop policy alternatives for the taxation of capital income

2021
$250,000

To honor Alice Rivlin’s legacy on fiscal issues by supporting the creation of the Alice M. Rivlin Chair in Economic Policy

2020
$155,000

To update and support The Fiscal Ship, an online game that challenges players to put the federal budget on a sustainable course

2019
$51,419

To support the US 2050 project, which will explore demographic, fiscal, and socioeconomic trends that will shape the U.S. in the decades ahead

2019
$5,000

To support the 2019 Peter G. Peterson Foundation Fiscal Internship Program.

2018
$4,500

To support the 2018 Peter G. Peterson Foundation Fiscal Internship Program.

2018
$151,967

To support the US 2050 project, which will explore demographic, fiscal, and socioeconomic trends that will shape the U.S. in the decades ahead

2017
$4,500

To support the 2017 Peter G. Peterson Foundation Fiscal Internship Program.

2016
$4,500

To support the 2016 Peter G. Peterson Foundation Fiscal Internship Program.

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