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1.3M funds research for a kinder, more inclusive internet

By Tom Fleischman |  February 19, 2021https://news.cornell.edu/stories/2021/02/13m-funds-research-kinder-more-inclusive-internet The Citizens and Technology (CAT) Lab, led by J. Nathan Matias, assistant professor of communication in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, recently received nearly $1.3 million in grants to further its citizen science studies on the effects of digital technology on society. The CAT Lab received a $300,000 grant from […]

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KNIGHT FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES A WIDE RANGE OF NEW GRANTS TO SUPPORT RESEARCH ON INTERNET GOVERNANCE

JUNE 29, 2020 (MIAMI) — The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation today announced new investments to support research on the rules, norms and governance of the internet and digital platforms. The $1.7 million in 20 new grants will focus on research to inform the national conversation on technology policy issues, including free expression online […]

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Apply Now: $750,000 Grant Funding for Education Technology in Uganda

https://www.ictworks.org/category/funding/#.XkvvbWhKgdU By Wayan Vota on February 17, 2020As we’ve seen in our continued coverage of educational technology solutions across the African continent, there are multiple strategies that use ICT solutions to improve educational outcomes.Specific to Uganda, there is a strong need for innovative ideas that can help the country reach Sustainable Development Goal 4: Achieving inclusive and quality education […]