Mellon Foundation gives WUSTL $550,000 to preserve Eyes on the Prize

"Washington University in St. Louis has received a four-year, $550,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to preserve Henry Hampton’s award-winning civil rights documentary Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965 as well as Hampton’s complete, unedited interviews recorded on film for the documentary. The grant is the largest ever received by … Continue reading Mellon Foundation gives WUSTL $550,000 to preserve Eyes on the Prize