Urban Institute


Awarded Grants

2023
$257,000

To increase awareness and improve understanding of the drivers of America's fiscal challenges

2023
$5,250

To support the 2022 Peter G. Peterson Foundation Fiscal Internship Program

2022
$5,000

To support the 2021 Peter G. Peterson Foundation Fiscal Internship Program

2022
$100,000

To support Kids' Share, a project measuring spending on children in the federal budget

2021
$5,000

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

2020
$230,000

To develop and analyze fiscal measurements to improve the understanding of America’s fiscal outlook

2020
$190,000

To support Kids' Share, a project measuring spending on children in the federal budget

2019
$876,000

To support Tax Policy Center's quantitative analysis of tax expenditures and explanation of the associated policy issues

2019
$46,819

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
$44,872

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

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