For 2010 general operating support
To improve the popular, open source journalism tool DocumentCloud and make it sustainable to encourage investigative journalism and the exchange of public information.
To develop the local film scene by expanding Filmgate, the recently launched interactive film festival, which focuses on cross-platform storytelling, interactive screenings and more
To sponsor Independent Sector's John W. Gardner Leadership Award dinner, which this year, honors Bill Drayton, CEO and founder of Ashoka
To support a presentation of the major works of Igor Stravinsky, collaboratively produced by Detroit Chamber Winds and Strings, Eisenhower Dance Ensemble and the Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival during the 2012 Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival
To assess the effectiveness of the Rutgers/LEAP Early Childhood Development Initiative
To provide universal digital access in 26 Knight communities within five years through the creation of the Knight Center of Digital Excellence (K-CoDE) and a $10 million Digital Opportunity Challenge Fund to facilitate the implementation of the program
To promote Miami as a center for LGBT literature by creating a Reading Queer series for writers who create hybrid, genre-bending works.
To research, develop and disseminate Standards of Conduct for Interscholastic Coaching across the U.S.