The David and Lucile Packard Foundation re-launched the Ocean section of Packard.org to reflect our new 15-year ocean grantmaking framework. The new framework will continue to advance our vision of a future where the biodiversity, resilience and abundance of ocean life in coastal and marine ecosystems is rebounding and increasing benefits for human well-being.
The Packard Foundation’s Communications Director, Felicia Madsen, Reflects on New Grantee Research Communications can support grantmaking in many different ways, and foundations vary widely in how they use communications to support grantees and advance their... Continue Reading
Today, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation named 18 of the nation’s most innovative early-career scientists and engineers as recipients of the 2016 Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering. Each Fellow will receive a grant... Continue Reading
Packard Foundation Commits $550 Million to Advance Ocean Science, Protection and Effective Management
Today, at the annual Our Ocean Conference in Washington, D.C., Julie Packard, a Trustee of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, publicly announced the Foundation’s new 15-year ocean grantmaking framework. The new framework will continue... Continue Reading
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation announced today the promotion of Linda Baker to Director of Organizational Effectiveness. Baker joined the Packard Foundation’s Organizational Effectiveness team in 2013 as a program officer, where she supported grantees in strengthening... Continue Reading
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation has appointed Dr. Martin Gruebele and Dr. Éva Tardos to the Advisory Panel of the Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering. These renowned professors join a group of internationally-recognized... Continue Reading
The Indonesian Peat Prize—a competition to find a more accurate and faster way of mapping the extent and depth of Indonesia’s peatlands—has announced 11 approved applicants that will move on to begin the Solution Development phase... Continue Reading