Johns Hopkins University (JHU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States.
Johns Hopkins University - DescriptionThe Johns Hopkins University, founded in Baltimore in 1876, was the first university in the Western Hemisphere founded on the model of the European research institution, where research and the advancement of knowledge were integrally linked to teaching. Its establishment began a revolution in U.S. higher education. The university is named for its initial benefactor, Baltimore merchant Johns Hopkins, whose $7 million bequest -- the largest U.S. philanthropic gift to that time -- was divided evenly to finance the establishment of both the university and The Johns Hopkins Hospital.
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|425||98||University of Maryland, Baltimore County||17,500 USD||17,500 USD|
|649||138||University of Maryland, Baltimore||20,000 USD||20,000 USD|
|1745||364||Loyola University Maryland||20,000 USD||20,000 USD|
|2058||435||Morgan State University||15,000 USD||15,000 USD|
|2368||490||University of Baltimore||20,000 USD||20,000 USD|
Universities in this country
|1||1||Harvard University||Boston||66,900 USD||66,900 USD|
|2||2||Massachusetts Institute of Technology||Boston||58,240 USD||58,240 USD|
|3||3||Stanford University||Santa Clara||47,331 USD||44,184 USD|
|5||4||California Institute of Technology||Pasadena||48,111 USD||48,111 USD|
|7||5||Princeton University||Princeton||41,820 USD||43,720 USD|