$100 Million Grant Sending Sesame Street To The Middle EastA $100 million grant from the MacArthur Foundation, a non-profit that "supports creative people and effective institutions," is being given to the Sesame Workshop.
Punch Brothers Founder Chris Thile Wins $500,000 Genius GrantPunch Brothers leader Chris Thile won a prestigious grant giving him $500,000 to use towards his music dream.
Maplewood's Ubaldo Vitali Recipient Of MacArthur 'Genius Grant'The $500,000 fellowships for 2011 were announced Tuesday by the Chicago-based John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

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