The number of grants / awards and donations made to the University by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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Dear Imperial College London,

Could you tell me the following :

The number of awards / grants / donations made to the University by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation over the past 10 years (01/01/2010 - Present day) including the following :

1)The lead researcher / staff member of the project that applied for the financial assistance,

2) The department with which they are associated

3) The purpose of the award / grant / financial assistance - i.e. the project or title of the research for which the grant was made.

4) The monetary value of the awards made

5) The date the award / grant etc was granted

Yours faithfully,

Marvin Arbiton

IMPFOI, Imperial College London

Dear Ms Carran

This is to acknowledge receipt of your request below, made under the Freedom of Information Act. The College will respond to your request by 19th May 2020.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information Team
Imperial College London

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IMPFOI, Imperial College London

Dear Ms Carran/Mr Arbiton,

Further to our email below, to be valid under the Freedom of Information Act, a request must fulfil the criteria set out in Section 8 of the Act, which includes the requester providing enough of their real name to give anyone reading that request a reasonable indication of their identity.

Please confirm your full name so that your request can be valid. Please note that we will be unable to proceed with your request until we have received this information from you.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information Team
Imperial College London

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Dear IMPFOI,

Hello. I am Dr Dorn Carran and i am jointly requesting the information along with Marvin Arbiton, an interested party.

Yours sincerely,

Dorn Carran

IMPFOI, Imperial College London

Dear Dr Carran

Thank you very much for this confirmation; we shall proceed on this basis and respond in due course.

Kind regards

Freedom of Information Team
Imperial College London

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IMPFOI, Imperial College London

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Dear Dr Carran

Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request. Please find below the College's response to your questions.

"The number of awards / grants / donations made to the University by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation over the past 10 years (01/01/2010 - Present day) including the following :
1)The lead researcher / staff member of the project that applied for the financial assistance,
2) The department with which they are associated
3) The purpose of the award / grant / financial assistance - i.e. the project or title of the research for which the grant was made.
4) The monetary value of the awards made
5) The date the award / grant etc was granted"

Most of the information you have requested is readily available and is therefore exempt from disclosure under Section 21 of the Freedom of Information Act.

This information about research grants awarded since 2010 is available here: https://www.gatesfoundation.org/How-We-W...

Please note that information about individual researchers (and therefore their departments) is exempt from disclosure under Section 40 (2) of the Freedom of Information Act, as this is personal data.

Information about donations to the College is available via the College's Annual Fundraising Report.

The Giving website (https://www.imperial.ac.uk/giving/annual...) contains Reports covering 2013/14 to present, and pdf copies of reports covering 2010/11 to 2012/13 are attached. The reports include the names of all donors who have given more than £1,000 to the College, with the exception of those who have chosen to remain anonymous.

If you are unhappy with the way that we have handled your request, you can ask us to conduct a review. Please make your representation in writing within 40 days of the date you received this response. If you remain dissatisfied with how Imperial College has handled your request you may then approach the Information Commissioner’s Office.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information Team
Imperial College London

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