W. Alton Jones Foundation

Secure World Program

1994 Grants to Address the Disposition of Nuclear Waste

Committee to Bridge the Gap * Mar 1994 - $25,000
Los Angeles, CA
To address the safety challenges posed by the decaying nuclear energy infrastructure in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe.

Energy Research Foundation * May 1994 - $50,000 over 2 years
Columbia, SC
To examine environmental restoration efforts and reconfiguration plans at the Savannah River Site.

Hanford Education Action League * Nov 1994 - $20,000
Spokane, WA
For research and public education regarding the effects of nuclear weapons production and associated waste management at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis * May 1994 - $100,000
Laxenburg, AUSTRIA
For an interdisciplinary study of radioactive contamination at the Mayak nuclear complex in the southern Urals of Russia.

Nevada Nuclear Waste Task Force * Nov 1994 - $25,000
Las Vegas, NV
To support the public education activities of the National Nuclear Waste Coordination Center.

Program in Social Ecology * May 1994 - $50,000
University of California at Irvine
Irvine, CA
To encourage Russian-American collaboration in promoting nuclear safety by strengthening environmental nongovernmental organizations working around Chelyabinsk.

Project for Participatory Democracy * May 1994 - $40,000
A Project of the Tides Foundation
San Francisco, CA
To monitor the U.S. Department of Energy on the issues of waste cleanup, plutonium disposition and secrecy.

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