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Sponsors of recent Center for Human Environments research projects include:

  • National Institutes of Health
  • National Science Foundation
  • U.S. Department of the Interior/National Park Service
  • New York State Senate
  • NYC Dept. of Education (Multiple Task Award Contract, 2013-2018)
  • Indiana University
  • Columbia University - Teachers College
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Ford, Rockefeller, Deutsche Bank Americas, Robert Wood Johnson, Spencer, Bowne, Overbrook, Russell Sage and Bernard van Leer (Netherlands) Foundations
  • The Helmsley Trust
  • The New York Community Trust
  • The Brooklyn Community Foundation
  • The Northstar Fund
  • Mt Sinai Medical Center
  • Economic and Social Research Council (UK)
  • UNICEF - Innocenti Research Centre
  • UNICEF (New York)
  • U.S. Fund for UNICEF
  • Save the Children Norway
  • WorldVision International
  • Plan International (UK)
  • local partners such as Make the Road New York, the Red Hook Initiative, the Fund for Public Schools, and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation.

In the five-year period 2009-2014, CHE projects provided salaries and/or scholarships to an average of 30 Graduate Center students per year, plus 3-5 students from elsewhere in the CUNY system. In the same period, 6-8 Graduate Center faculty members per year were typically engaged as Investigators on CHE projects.