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Residential Semester Program

Resource type: Grants

Granted to New School for Social Research


To support the creation of an undergraduate Residential Semester Program focused on international migration and immigration to the U.S. The program is being developed by a consortium of universities and colleges based in the New York metropolitan area. The intention of the consortium is to include this program as an integral part of an international academic center to be developed on Ellis Island.

Grant Amount


Year Awarded



30 Months

Related Resources


Higher Education

Global Impact:

United States

Historical Programme Affiliations:

Higher Education

Foundation Center Themes:

Universities, Immigrant Rights

Foundation Center Approaches:

Program Creation, Curriculum Development, Convening