In addition to the non-governmental sources listed below, various professional associations may also serve as funding sources.
Social Science Research Council
(SSRC) - Social Sciences
American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) - Humanities & Social Sciences
- World Peace, Human Welfare, and Environmental Sustainability
John Templeton Foundation
- Science & the Big Questions; Character Development; Freedom & Free Enterprise; Exceptional Cognitive Talent & Genius; Genetics
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
- Performing Arts, Environmental Conservation, Medical Research, and the Prevention of Child Abuse
National Film Preservation Foundation
- Public Access to American Orphan Films
Henry Luce Foundation
- American Art; East Asia; Luce Scholars; Theology; Higher Education and the Henry R. Luce Professorships; the Henry R. Luce Initiative on Religion and International Affairs; Public Policy and the Environment; and the Clare Boothe Luce Program for women in science, mathematics and engineering.
Newberry Awards and Fellowships
- The Newberry Library, open to the public without charge, is an independent research library dedicated to the advancement and dissemination of knowledge, especially in the humanities.
International Research & Exchanges Board