Grants Awarded to NLU

FY 2009

Corporate & Foundation


Funding Agency

Project Title

Project Director

 Award

Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust

CLIP

Camille Blachowicz

220,500

Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust

CLIP (formerly ARDDP)

Camille Blachowicz

500,000

The Chicago Community Trust

Corporate Clusters Year 2

Camille Blachowicz

179,200

Illinois Asset Building Group

Grassroots Org Project

Paula Jorde Bloom

7,000

Kaplan

Leadership Connections

Donna Jonas

8,500

Additional Matching Gifts

N/A

N/A

78,859

McCormick Tribune Foundation

Next Generation and Policy

Paula Jorde Bloom

500,000

Fred J. Brunner Foundation

PACE Scholarship

Carol Burns

15,000

Grover Hermann Foundation

PACE Scholarship

Carol Burns

5,000

Helen Brach Foundation

PACE Scholarship

Carol Burns

10,000

Grand Victoria Foundation

PAS

Paula Jorde Bloom

50,000

Joyce Foundation

PAS Dissemination

Paula Jorde Bloom

75,000

W. Clement & Jessie V. Stone Foundation

PAS Dissemination

Paula Jorde Bloom

20,000

Pajeau Children's Foundation

Project ALL

Donna Ogle

12,000

McDougal Family Foundation

Project ALL (Drop Out)

Donna Ogle

134,030

Prince Charitable Trusts

Project ALL (ESOL literacy)

Donna Ogle

20,000

Friends of American Writers

Scholarship

University

1,000

IL Campus Compact (State Farm Co.)

Service Learning

Virginia Jagla

3,000

Pritzker Early Childhood Foundation

Taking Charge of Change (Cohort 3)

Paula Jorde Bloom

30,000

The Wasie Foundation

Wasie Scholars Pilot

University

139,791

Wm Blair & Co Foundation

Millennium Scholars Program

University

5,000

Total Corporate & Foundation

 

 

$2,013,880

Government & Other Public Funding

Funding Agency

Project Title

Project Director

 Award

Chicago Youth Services

Professional Development

Paula Jorde Bloom

71,875

Chicago Youth Services

Professional Development

Paula Jorde Bloom

41,875

CPS

Taking Charge of Change

Paula Jorde Bloom

43,000

CPS

CPS 9th Grade Writing Project

Donna Ogle

54,603

CPS

Coaching for Results

Paula Jorde Bloom

103,000

CPS

Go for the Gold

Paula Jorde Bloom

100,000

CPS

CLIP Contracts

Camille Blacowicz

54,000

IL Dept of Human Services

Quality Counts

Paula Jorde Bloom

1,590,000

IL State Treasurer's Office

Bright Start Scholarship

University

5,000

Illinois Writing Project

School Contracts for Grant

Steve Zimmelman

22,500

Illioins State Board of Education

Reading Recovery

Mary Poparad

189,995

ISBE

Turn Around Project

Dick Best

185,506

ISBE/METRO AEYC

Ready to Teach

Kathy Sheridan

99,262

National Writing Project

IL National Writing Project

S. Zimmelman

46,000

U.S. Dept of Education

Students with Disabilities

Susan Gabel

318,833

U.S. Dept of Education

BECLA

Kristin Lems

150,000

University of Notre Dame (subaward)

Latino Study

Costas Spriou

6,000

University of Wisconsin Integrated Resource Info System

M. Turner Mangan

40,921

 

US Dept of Labor, Women's Bureau

Wi$e Up and Sponsorship

Maria Malayter

6,000

USDE/Chicago Alliance

GEAR UP

Lynette Emmons

90,000

USDE/University of Wyoming (subcontract)

IES Vocabulary Project (Yr 1 of 3)

Camille Blachowicz

123,812

Total Government and Other Public Funding

 

 

$3,342,182

 

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603

    (888) 658.8632

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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123

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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632

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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632

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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632

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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

     

     

    5110 Eisenhower Boulevard
    Suite 102
    Tampa, Florida 33634
    800.366.6581 | www.nl.edu/florida

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  • WISCONSIN

    NLU's Milwaukee campus has a proud history of serving graduate students in education in southeastern Wisconsin. Nearly one in five certified Wisconsin teachers looks to NLU for graduate education programs – more than any other university in the state. In addition to classrooms with high-tech media equipment, the campus offers a state-of-the-art computer lab with wireless Internet access and an extensive IDS research library.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    414.577.2658

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