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
- To examine environmental restoration efforts and reconfiguration plans at the Savannah River Site.
- Hanford Education Action League * Nov 1994 - $20,000
- 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
- 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
- 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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