Massachusetts Institute of Technology

For Support Of The MIT OpenCourseWare Project

  • Amount
    $1,700,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    10/20/2003
  • Term
    22 Months
  • Type of Support
    Project
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
www.mit.edu 
Address
77 Massachusetts Avenue
26-237
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
Grants to this Grantee
for a project using crowdsourcing to identify misinformation online  
This gift to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will support research to develop crowdsourcing techniques to effectively identify false and misleading news articles. The results will then be used to write and publish scientific papers that inform the greater community and help improve product design in social media.

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