Major Supporters

The Knight Institute was established in 2016 by Columbia University and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

Since its establishment,  the Institute has received general operating or endowment support from Laura and John Arnold, the Carnegie Corporation of New York, Democracy Fund, First Look Media, the Ford Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Charles Koch Foundation, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Open Society Foundations, the Bernard and Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust, and Zegar Family Foundation.

We welcome support from others. Please contact us at for more information.

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