Partners & Funders

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The Institute for Data, Democracy and Politics is grateful to the organizations and companies supporting our work. These include funders making direct contributions to the Institute and those supporting aligned research programs and initiatives at GW that further IDDP's mission. We are also pleased to have partnerships with a number of excellent organizations and institutions that help amplify the institute's impact.


Knight Foundation

Knight Foundation

The Institute for Data, Democracy and Politics was established in 2019 with a $5 million investment from the Knight Foundation. IDDP is part of a portfolio of grantees funded by the foundation that are connected by a common theme: identifying how society can adapt to the ways in which digital technology has revolutionized the dissemination and consumption of information.