2009 Finalists


Eight collaborations were selected as finalists for The Collaboration Prize. Click here for a more detailed description of each of the finalists.
Cancer Vaccine Collaborative
Cancer research collaboration between the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research and the Cancer Research Institute.

Chattanooga Museums Collaboration
Administrative consolidation and programmatic partnership of the Tennessee Aquarium, the Creative Discovery Museum and the Hunter Museum of American Art.

Crittenton Women’s Union
Merger of two venerable Boston non-profit organizations helping low-income women achieve economic independence.

Museum of Nature and Science

Merger among three museums, The Dallas Children’s Museum, The Science Place, and Dallas Museum of Natural History.

New York LawHelp Consortium
State-wide legal services collaboration.

Ready, Set, Parent
Collaboration between EPIC and Baker Victory Services to support parents and their newborns.

ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia
Merger of two community development financial institutions.

YMCA/JCC Integration
Merger of Jewish Community Center and YMCA of Greater Toledo.