Social Science Research Institutes

NEW AMERICA FOUNDATION

  • Washington, DC
  • www.newamerica.net

Mission Statement

To bring exceptionally promising new voices and new ideas to the fore of our nation's public discourse through Fellowships and issue-specific programs and sponsoring a wide range of research, writing, conferences, and events on the most important issues of our time

Main Programs

  1. Fellows Programs
  2. American Strategy Program
  3. Domestic Policy Programs

service areas

National

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ruling year

1998

chief executive

Mr. Steve Coll

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Keywords

Public Policy, Research, Think Tank, Foreign Policy, Domestic Policy

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EIN

52-2096845

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis (V05)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Programs

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Program 1

Fellows Programs

Each year, New America awards up to 35 fellowships to individuals who have powerful ideas for moving public thinking into new terrain.  The program supports both established policy thinkers, and those who have exceptional potential but are not yet well established.  All come to New America to pursue solutions-oriented research and writing projects of their own design.

Category

Social Science Research

Budget

$1,808,000.00

Population Served

Adults

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

Program 2

American Strategy Program

The purpose of the American Strategy Program is to promote a new internationalism that adapts our best foreign policy traditions to the 21st century, combining tough-minded realism about America's interests in the world with pragmatic idealism about the kind of world order best suited to America's democratic way of life.

Category

International, Foreign Affairs & National Security

Budget

$2,390,000.00

Population Served

Adults

Program 3

Domestic Policy Programs

New America Foundation has numerous domestic policy programs targeted toward the most pressing needs of our time including asset building, health policy, education, economic growth and fiscal policy.

Category

Social Science Research

Budget

$9,250,000.00

Population Served

Adults

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

service areas

National

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NEW AMERICA FOUNDATION
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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CHIEF EXECUTIVE FOR FISCAL YEAR

Mr. Steve Coll

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Eric Schmidt

Google, Inc.

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