Middlebury College parents Robin & Deborah Hicks’ $1 million gift will support the launch of the planned new Center for the Blue Economy at the Monterey Institute.
The MacArthur Foundation has awarded the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies a two-year, $475,000 grant in support of education and training programs in the areas of nonproliferation and terrorism.
An anonymous $2.5 million fundraising challenge aims to encourage leadership annual giving at the Monterey Institute of International Studies.
The Monterey Institute of International Studies and Language Services Associates, a global translation and interpretation service provider, recently announced the establishment of a new scholarship fund for language scholars at MIIS.
As the fiscal year draws to a close June 30, preliminary figures show alumni giving at the Monterey Institute has doubled, while the number of donors overall has increased 32 percent.
The David and Betty Jones Challenge inspires contributions from more than 500 alumni and friends of the Monterey Institute, resulting in a $3 million matching gift to the Institute from the Joneses.