To support the 2010 Youth Venture Summit, a gathering of young leaders who are addressing social issues in their communities throughout the U.S.
To determine how well the federal government follows its own freedom of information rules with the 2011 Knight Open Government Survey
To provide support for the Grantmakers in the Arts 2012 Annual Conference to be held in Miami, Florida
For 2012 general operating support and sponsorship of the Annual Meeting October 11-12, 2012
To eliminate economic and geographic barriers to entry and encourage greater audience engagement at the 2012 Blossom Music Festival
To support the integration of arts programming at the 2012 Council on Foundations Annual Conference
To support the establishment of the Knight Fellows program and the Fellows' participation in Americans for the Arts' 2012 Emerging Leaders Preconference, scheduled for June 7-8, 2012 in San Antonio, Tex
To support the third annual conference to engage and enable private-sector leaders to more effectively address social issues
To engage audiences through the founding of the Cinequest Audience Favorite Feature and Audience Favorite Documentary awards, to be premiered during the 23rd Annual Cinequest Film Festival from Feb. 26-March 10, 2013
To support an artistic project by OpenEnded Group that combines 3D visualizations with personal testimonies, showcasing a unique cross-section of Detroit, to be presented as an installation and on the Web using the emerging WebGL framework.
To provide sponsorship support of the 3rd Annual National Immigrant Integration Conference on October 24-26, 2011, in Seattle
To sponsor the fourth annual world-premiere screening of new films, scheduled for Oct. 23, 2012 at Open Book in Minneapolis