About Boniuk Institute

The Boniuk Institute was founded in 2013 with a generous gift from Houston philanthropists Dr. Milton and Laurie Boniuk. It is an expansion of the Boniuk Center that was created at Rice University in 2004 with a $5 million gift from the Boniuks.

The Boniuk Institute works to study and advance religious tolerance through research, education, community engagement, and the arts.