Electronic Privacy Information Center


1718 Connecticut Ave, NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20009

Mission: EPIC is an independent non-profit research center in Washington, DC. EPIC works to protect privacy, freedom of expression, democratic values, and to promote the Public Voice in decisions concerning the future of the Internet. EPIC pursues a wide range of program activities including public education, litigation, and advocacy. EPIC routinely files amicus briefs in federal courts, pursues open government cases, defends consumer privacy, organizes conferences for NGOs, and speaks before Congress and judicial organizations about emerging privacy and civil liberties issues. EPIC works closely with a distinguished advisory board, with expertise in law, technology and public policy. EPIC maintains two of most popular privacy web sites in the world - epic.org and privacy.org.

Grants Made

Fiscal Year Amount Grant type Grant description
2019-20 $6,000 General Support
2018-19 $6,000 General Support
2017-18 $6,000 General Support
2015-16 $10,000 General Support
2014-15 $10,000 General Support
2013-14 $10,000 General Support
2012-13 $10,000 General Support
2011-12 $5,000 Project Grant Publication of Litigation Under the Federal Open Government Laws 2012