The University of Akron is located in northeast Ohio and serves 24,700 students and offers approximately 300 associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral and law degree programs in four Ohio counties.
The Institute for Research on Unlimited Love was founded in 2001 with a generous grant from the John Templeton Foundation. It promotes the study of unselfish love for all others without exception. With support from the Templeton Foundation, the Institute has funded nearly 50 scientific research projects.
The John Templeton Foundation was established in 1987 and serves as a philanthropic catalyst for discovery in areas engaging life's biggest questions. These questions range from explorations into the laws of nature and the universe to questions on the nature of love, gratitude, forgiveness and creativity. With roughly $1.1 billion in assets, the Foundation gives out almost $60 million in grant awards each year.