Duke Foundation http://fdncenter.org/grantmaker/dorisduke/index.html
The Annie E. Casey Foundation http://www.aecf.org/
The California Endowment http://www.calendow.com/
California HealthCare Foundation http://www.chcf.org/
The California Wellness Foundation http://www.tcwf.org/
The Council on Foundations http://www.cof.org/
The Foundation Center http://fdncenter.org/
Foundations On-Line http://www.foundations.org/
The Robert Wood Johnson
The Henry J. Kaiser Family
The W.K. Kellogg Foundation http://www.wkkf.org/
The John D. and
Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation http://www.macfound.org/index.htm
The David and Lucille Packard
The Pew Charitable Trusts http://www.pewtrusts.com/
- Abbott Laboratories
Fund - Areas of interest include human health and welfare, elementary,
secondary and higher education, and culture, the arts and civic
Community Relations Council - Site provides information on Adobe
software product donations. http://www.adobe.com/aboutadobe/philanthropy/main.html
- The Adolph Coors Foundation - The
Adolph Coors Foundation contains the annual report along with guidelines
and procedures to apply for grants. http://www.adolphcoors.org/
- The Aetna Foundation - Funding
interest areas include health, education, and the arts. Site provides
grantmaking guidelines. http://www.aetna.com/foundation/
- Agrilink Foods:
Philanthropy and Community Service - Areas include health, community
services, education, youth, agricultural research and cultural programs.
Site features grant request criteria. http://www.agrilinkfoods.com/corp/about/community/
Foundation - Offers research grants to research improvements in the
prodcution of aluminum metal. Site includes rules for proposal submission
and giving guidelines. http://www.alcoa.com/global/en/community/foundation.asp
- Alliant Energy - Funds
grants in education, human services, and community and cultural affairs.
Site features guidelines, how-to information, and corporate giving
Corporation Community Relations - Charitable contributions and
collaborations in areas including education, health and human services,
science, and arts and culture. http://www.alza.com/wt/tert.zoo?page_name=community
- Ameren Corporation
Charitable Trust - Funding areas involve education, services for
youth, services for the elderly and on the environment. http://www.ameren.com/COMMUNITY/nonprofit.asp
- American Express
Company - Priorities for funding include community service, cultural
heritage, and programs that encourage and develop economic self-reliance. http://www.americanexpress.com/corp/philanthropy/
Community Involvement - Funds programs that "improve education,
economic development and quality of life." http://www.sbc.com/Community/SBC_Foundation/0,2951,7,00.html
- AOL Time Warner Foundation and
Corporate Citizenship - Funds a variety of areas, including children
and family, healthcare, and information technology for underserved
- Ashland Foundation - Funds programs
in education, health and the arts and is a sponsor of the ARTS program in
Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia. http://www.ashland.com/community/
- AT&T Foundation -
Grantmaking areas include education, arts and culture, and civic and
community service. http://www.att.com/foundation/
- Averitt Express
Associates Charities - Our philosophy of "Our Driving Force is
People" extends beyond our customers and associates. We believe in
giving back to our communities through the efforts of Averitt Cares,
Averitt Express Associate Charities. http://www.averittexpress.com/AverittCares.htm
Foundation - Supports women's programs in four categories, including
health, education, community and social services, and arts and culture. http://www.avon.com/about/women/foundation/foundation.html
Allegiance Foundation - Interests include children, health education,
and health care. http://www.baxter.com/investors/citizenship/index.html
- Bayer Foundation -
Grantmaking in three areas: "civic and community programs; science
education and workforce development; and the arts, arts education and
- Bechtel Foundation -
Primary areas of interest feature youth and educational programs,
particularly math and science education, and to selected colleges and
universities, specifically engineering and business programs. http://www.bechtel.com/bechfoun.html
- BellSouth Foundation - Funds
programs located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana,
Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. http://www.bellsouthcorp.com/bsf/
- Ben & Jerry's
Foundation - Funding interests are focused on "grass roots
organizing" in communities. Site includes guidelines and an
application form. http://www2.benjerry.com/foundation/index.html
- Boston Globe
Foundation - Supports youth programs based in Boston, Cambridge,
Somerville and Chelsea, primarily in low-income neighborhoods. http://www.boston.com/extranet/foundation/index.html
- Carolina Power and Light
Co. - Supports programs in education, economic development and the
environment in the company service area. http://www.cplc.com/community/grant.html
- Coca-Cola and Reading is
Fundamental - Coca-Cola with Reading is Fundamental is providing
children with quality books and helping to prepare and motivate them to
Involvement - Grant information from the Boston Gas Company.
http://www.easterngas.com/answers/body/community.htm#BOSTON GAS GRANT
- Conservation Alliance -
Group of outdoor businesses whose collective contributions support
grassroots citizen-action groups and their efforts to protect wild and
natural areas where outdoor enthusiasts recreate. http://www.conservationalliance.com/
Dell Foundation - Funds community and children's programs in central
- Deloitte and Touche
Foundation - Provides for nonprofit organizations which support
teaching and research in accounting, business, and related fields. http://www.dttus.com/us/career/dtfounda.htm
Philanthropy - Dedicated to funding programs in community service, the
environment, and education. http://www.dupont.com/corp/social/outreach/index.html
- eBay Foundation
- Site includes information on funding for children, education,
volunteerism, economic and community revitalization, and the environment. http://pages.ebay.com/aboutebay98/foundation/index.html
Technology Grants - Features information on grants to schoolteachers
of children ages 6 through 12 for the purchase of "information
technology products and services that will improve their pupils' ability
to learn." http://www.eds.com/community_affairs/com_tech_grants.shtml
- Entertainment Industry Foundation
- Funds programs in a variety of areas, including education and children's
services, the arts, community service, the environment, AIDS, and
and Young Foundation - Philanthropic tradition of investing in higher
education, our communities, and numerous civic and cultural organizations http://www.ey.com/global/gcr.nsf/US/Foundation_-_About_E&Y_-_Ernst_&_Young_LLP
- ExxonMobil - Makes direct
contributions to charitable organizations in the U.S. and also funds the
Exxon Education Foundation. http://www.ey.com/global/gcr.nsf/US/Foundation_-_About_E&Y_-_Ernst_&_Young_LLP
Insurance - Grants - Site features application guidelines and
information on supported programs. http://www.farmers.com/FarmComm/content/CC010015.jsp
- The Fieldstone
Foundation - Funds programs which deal specifically with projects for
children and families, including drug and alcohol abuse, child abuse,
community violence, and school retention.
- Ford Motor Company
- Program support provided to projects in the areas of education, the
environment, civic affairs, health and welfare, and arts and the
- Gannett Foundation - Funds
projects in a variety of areas in communities in which Gannett "has a
local daily newspaper, broadcast station or cable TV operation."
- GE Fund - Areas of funding interest
include education, arts and culture, and public policy. http://www.gannettfoundation.org/
Inc. - Provides grants through two foundations: Genentech Foundation
for Biomedical Sciences and Genentech Foundation for Human Growth and
Mills - Community Action - Funding priorities include family life,
education, arts and culture, and health and nutrition. Site includes grant
listings http://www.generalmills.com/corporate/about/community/ and criteria. http://www.generalmills.com/corporate/about/community/
John Deere Foundation - Contributes to human services, community
development, educational enterprises, and cultural opportunities. http://www.deere.com/en_US/compinfo/johndeere_foundations/contributions_index.html
- The Kaitlin Marie Bell Foundation
- A non-profit, tax-exempt organization which supports the needs of medically
and/or physically challenged children, providing financial assistance for
recipients who are unable to afford equipment and/or services. http://www.kmbfoundation.org/
- Monsanto Fund - Monsanto Fund is
the philanthropic arm of Monsanto Company. Supports varied organizations
around the globe with the goal to improve people's lives by bridging the
gap between their needs and their resources. http://www.monsantofund.org/
- New York Life Foundation
- The philanthropic vehicle through which New York Life Insurance Company
contributes to communities in need.
- Verizon Foundation - Supports
all qualified nonprofit organizations with a valid tax-exempt ID, 501(C)3
with a goal of assisting communities in the United States. http://foundation.verizon.com/
Conservation Foundation - Receives and awards grants throughout the
Alaska to protect Alaska's ecosystems and promote sustainable livelihoods
for Alaska communities and people.
- Albuquerque Community Foundation
- Nonprofit philanthropic organization operating primarily as a permanent
collection of endowed funds for the long-term benefit of the Albuquerque
- Appalachian Community Fund
- Provides grants to groups promoting progressive community change in the
central region of Appalachia, including eastern Kentucky, southwest
Virginia, east Tennessee and all of West Virginia.
- Arizona Community Foundation -
Grantmaking activities aimed at Arizona communities to assist in developing
projects in the arts, environment, economic development and the
humanities. Includes basic grant information, guidelines and application.
- ATR Foundation - Supports
community based organizations in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and
Wyoming. Includes grant resources, application, and contact information.
- The Aurora Foundation -
Publicly supported, Illlinois community trust supporting worthwhile projects
in the foundation's service area. Include donor, funding and financial
information, grantmaking guidelines, and scholarship procedures.
Community Foundation - A collection of charitable funds benefiting the
Greater Baltimore, Maryland, region
Boston Foundation - Committed to development of community in and
around the City of Boston, Massachusetts.
- Bread and Roses Community Fund -
A partnership of donors and activitists committed to supporting social
change in the Delaware Valley.
- California Community Foundation -
Established in 1915, was Los Angeles's first grantmaking institution and
is the country's second-oldest community foundation.
Indiana Community Foundation - A collaborative effort between
community foundations serving Marion County and Hamilton County, Indiana.
The founding partners are committed to a structure that sustains local
engagement, leadership, and capacity, while supporting an expanded level
of philanthropic service and growth for the region.
- Claremont Community Foundation
- private nonprofit organization which accepts tax-deductible gifts from
individuals, families, small businesses, corporations, and other
organizations seeking to maximize their long-term philanthropic impact.
- The Columbus Foundation -
community foundation serving donors and communities primarily in central
Ohio as a charitable trust and nonprofit corporation.
- Community Foundation of the
Texas Hill Country - A nonprofit community corporation created by and
for the people of the Texas Hill Country. Formerly the Kerrville Area
- The Community Foundation for Greater New
Haven - Provides local donors the opportunity to engage in
philanthropy in a variety of ways. The Community Foundation engages in
three principle activities: grantmaking, convening and capacity building.
- Community Foundation for Muskegon County
- Managing endowments and focuses on improving the quality of life in
Muskegon County, Michigan. Covers benefits and plans for giving, grant
application process and principles.
- Community Foundation for Oak Park
- Supporting Agoura, California with volunteers and grants since 1979.
- The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and
Martin Counties - serves Palm Beach and Martin Counties, Florida, with
creative, visionary, and sensitive grants that address the rapidly
evolving needs of an area which is experiencing dynamic growth and rapid
- Community Foundation for the National Capital
Region - Serves metro Washington, DC. Facilitates individual and
organizational giving via charitable grantmaking funds, distributes grants
to nonprofit organizations, and convenes meetings on current local issues.
- The Community Foundation of
Greater Birmingham (Alabama) - Makes grants to nonprofit organizations
in the fields of arts, education, environment, health care, human services
and public-society benefit, and assists donors in establishing funds for
Foundation of Greater Chattanooga - Invests in the community through
grantmaking from its endowment. The foundation also assists concerned
citizens, businesses and organizations with their charitable goals.
Foundation of Greater Flint - Improving the quality of life in Genesee
County, Michigan. Covers mission and principles, list of funds and their
donors, and how to make a contribution.
Foundation of Greater Greensboro - Serving Greensboro, North Carolina
for present and future generations. Covers donor services, grant
guidelines, special programs and financial advisor information.
Foundation of Greater Kingston - Investment income is distributed to a
wide range of community organizations through grants.
- Community Foundation of Greater Rochester
- Serving Rochester, Michigan. Contains an overview of operations, grant
application procedure and methods of donating.
- Community Foundation of Howard County
- A catalyst for stimulating and funding initiatives that improve the
quality of life for citizens of Howard, Clinton, and Carroll Counties in
- Community Foundation of Jackson Hole
- Provides a permanent source of funding and other support for charitable
organizations and scholarship recipients in the Jackson Hole, Wyoming
- The Community Foundation of Louisville
- Donors help worthy Kentucky causes through philanthropy or charitable
funds created with the Community Foundation of Louisville.
Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee - non-profit organization
dedicated to enriching the quality of life in Middle Tennessee.
- The Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County
- Partners with donors to build endowed funds which support local
nonprofit programs in humanities, health, human services, education,
historic preservation, community development, and the environment.
- The Community Foundation of Sarasota
County (Florida) - Encouraging permanent charitable endowment to meet
Foundation of the Eastern Shore - Strengthening communities in
Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties, Maryland. Includes information
for donors, an overview of types of grants and application.
- Community Foundation of the Ozarks - A
collection of charitable funds that serves as the primary vehicle for
philanthropy in SW Missouri.
- Community Foundation of Western North
Carolina - Creating a pool of charitable capital available for the
eighteen western counties of the state. Information for advisors, donors,
grants, and scholarships.
- Community Foundation Serving
Coastal South Carolina - A public foundation that fosters philanthropy
throughout coastal South Carolina.
Foundation Silicon Valley - An independent, public benefit (nonprofit)
organization providing grants for various local needs. Also serves as a
convener and catalyst, leveraging new funds and creating partnerships to
enable residents to solve community problems.
- Comox Valley Community Foundation
- A local charity whose goal is to enrich the quality of life in the Comox
Valley using grants, funds and charitable donations.
- Dan Culver Follow Your Dream
Foundation - Private Foundation formed after climber Dan Culver died
on K2 in 1993. Dedicated to promoting youth leadership and environmental
- Delaware Community Foundation -
Connecting people who care with humanitarian, educational, health and
cultural organizations in the state. Includes news, and how to start a
fund or apply for a grant.
- Denver Foundation - A
community foundation for metropolitan Denver. Receives contributions and
donations. Invests and manages endowment funds. Creates donor funds. Makes
grants to nonprofit organizations.
- East Bay Community Foundation - A
permanent endowment of charitable funds dedicated to improving the human
condition in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, California
Paso Community Foundation - charitable vehicle which provides ways for
donors to meet current and future community needs in accordance with their
own philanthropic interests.
For The Carolinas - A philanthropic organization that manages
charitable resources for individuals and groups in the Carolinas,
identifies community needs, makes grants to nonprofits.
- Foundation for the Mid South -
makes grants "to build the capacity of communities, organizations,
and individuals" throughout the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, and
- Glendale Community Foundation
- Serving Glendale, La Crescenta, La Cañada Flintridge, Montrose, and
Verdugo City, California. Includes recent projects, list of board and
Island Community Foundation - Functioning on a neutral basis
orchestrating charitable activities in Hall County, Nebraska. Contains a
list of current projects, wish lists, and scholarship application.
- Greater Des Moines (Iowa)
Community Foundation - A charitable public foundation, established by
community stakeholders for the purpose of improving the quality of life in
Greater Des Moines by initiating programs, coordinating resources and
supporting organizations that enhance education, community betterment,
arts and culture, health, and human services.
- The Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
- Connects philanthropic donations to charitable funds that promote the
greater Kansas City welfare.
- The Greater Milwaukee
Foundation - Makes grants to Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee and
Washington Counties in Wisconsin in the areas of health and human
services, education, arts and culture, economic development, conservation,
employment and training.
- Guide to
SRI: Community Investment - Socially Responsible Investment database
of both grant making and low interest lenders.
- Gulf Coast Community Foundation
(Mississippi) - Contains information and instructions for donors and
professional advisors regarding philanthropy. Also contains financial
calculators, articles, community calendar, and community information.
Head Island Foundation - A growing, community-supported, nonprofit
endowment of resources for the betterment of the Hilton Head, SC
- Humboldt Area Foundation - Working
for social, economic and environmental prosperity for California's north
coast. Covers grant programs, news and scholarship information.
Community Foundation - Seeks to give every person and nonprofit
organization in Lincoln the opportunity to become involved in long-term
community betterment by supporting their favorite charities well beyond
the next generation.
- Lubbock Area Foundation -
A community foundation that helps South Plains residents carry out their
long term philanthropic goals.
- Macon County
Community Foundation - Information about this Franklin, NC
grant-maker, its local family of charitable endowments, and its
affiliation with the North Carolina Community Foundation.
- Magic Johnson Foundation -
Promoting the health, social, and educational well-being of urban youth.
- Maine Community Foundation - Located in
Ellsworth, Maine. Goal of the Foundation is to increase and encourage
Philanthropy in Maine. Gives out grants, endowments, loans and
scholarships to Maine people and organizations.
- Marin Community Foundation - Serving as
a bridge between donors and institutions with a mission to improve quality
of life. Contains background, resources, grants and programs, and how to
- The Midland Foundation -
Established to support the charitable, cultural, educational, recreational
and scientific needs of the Midland area with grants and scholarships.
- The Minneapolis Foundation - A
philanthropic center for Minnesota. Includes goals, donor fund
information, and grant proposal guidelines.
- Montgomery County (Texas) Community
Foundation - Administers individual funds contributed or bequeathed to
it by individuals, corporations, foundations, and other sources. The
majority of these funds are held in a permanent fund used to enrich and
enhance the quality of life in Montgomery County in perpetuity.
Valley Community Foundation - Facilitating philanthropy in Butte,
Glenn, and Tehama counties in northern California. Covers services to
nonprofits and donors, grant guidelines, and past grant recipients.
- Northern Chautauqua Community
Foundation - Building endowments to benefit charitable needs in
Chautauqua County, New York using contributions from a cross-section of
the public. Covers types of grants, funds, and how to donate.
- The Omaha Community Foundation - A
community foundation facilitating charitable giving in the greater Omaha
area by creating permanent endowment funds with assets from donors who use
the earned investment interest for grants and scholarships.
- Orange County Community
Foundation - For people and organizations seeking a vehicle with which
to support non-profit organizations in Orange County, California as well
as a place for non-profits and individuals to find additional support.
- Parkersburg Area Community Foundation
- Charitable endowment created by the community for the good of the
communities of Calhoun, Gilmer, Doddridge, Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie,
Roane, Wirt, and Wood Counties of West Virginia, and Washington County,
- The Paul Hamlyn Foundation - The
Foundation has four priority areas of funding – the arts, education,
publishing and overseas projects, which are mainly concentrated in India.
Community Foundation - From South San Francisco through Silicon
Valley, the Peninsula Community Foundation provides the tools concerned
citizens need to accomplish their charitable giving goals. The Foundation
works with local donors to make grants for community needs.
- Philanthropic Ventures
Foundation - Works with individuals, families, businesses and
foundations, serving their philanthropic needs as well as initiating
giving programs, anywhere in the world.
- Pinellas County Community
Foundation - Receiving donations, overseeing investments, and
distributing the net to charitable organizations. Includes overview,
current funds, past grants and scholarships.
Area Community Foundation - Princeton, New Jersey non-profit community
foundation that exists to oversee endowment funds set up by members of its
community, and to make charitable grants to local people and
organizations. They are pools of funds invested for the futures of their
- Rahima Charitable and Educational
Organization - Established to serve the needy, the less fortunate, and
those requiring assistance; to take care of their immediate needs; and
then to help them get back on their feet and become productive members of
society. Its main focus is in San Francisco Bay Area, California.
- The Rhode Island Foundation - The
Rhode Island Foundation is a testimony to the continuing generosity of
Rhode Islanders. Since 1916 we have grown together an endowment, the
income from which will provide support to Rhode Island institutions and
initiatives today and in perpetuity.
Area Community Foundation - A nonprofit institution that provides
grants for a wide variety of arts, education, social service, and other
- Rose Community Foundation - Supports
the health and well-being of the greater Denver, Colorado community.
Grantmaking programs focus on aging, child and family development,
education, health, and Jewish life.
- The Rose Hills Foundation -
Makes grants to nonprofit agencies serving Southern California,
particularly the San Gabriel Valley and East Los Angeles, in the areas of
arts and culture, civic and community services, education, community-based
health programs, and the advancement of knowledge. Grant guidelines
- Saginaw Community Foundation
- The Saginaw Community Foundation links donor interests and community
needs through grants spanning the entire range of community concerns.
- The Saint Paul Foundation -
Profiles service to the people of the greater Saint Paul area by building
permanent charitable capital, making philanthropic grants, and providing
services that contribute to the health and vitality of the community.
- San Diego Foundation - A community
resource for charitable giving to support organizations within the San
Diego, California region.
- San Diego Foundation for Change
- Promotes change by funding and supporting small and/or emerging
community-led grassroots organizations working for social, economic and
environmental justice in San Diego County and the Tijuana, Mexico border
San Francisco Foundation - A regional community foundation serving the
- The Seattle Foundation -
Established in 1946 to create an endowment to improve the quality of life
for the people of the Puget Sound region.
- Sonoma County Community Foundation -
Manages more than 180 different funds established by individual donors,
community groups and nonprofit organizations. Santa Rosa, California.
- Sonora Area Foundation - Enabling
donors to invest in the community’s future in Tuolumne County, California.
Includes donor information and advised funds, recent grant recipients and
- Triangle Community Foundation - A
publicly-supported nonprofit organization serving Wake, Durham, Orange,
and Chatham counties of North Carolina. Includes news and information for
financial advisors, donors and grantees.
- An Uncommon Legacy - Dedicated
to the visibility, strength, and vitality of the lesbian community. Legacy
invests in our future by awarding scholarships to "out" students
with leadership potential, and by awarding grants to fund projects and
organizations that contribute to our community's health, education and
- Vermont Community Foundation -
Provides grants and training for nonprofit organizations based in, or
- AAAS Science and Technology
Fellowships - Provide opportunities for accomplished postdoctoral to
mid-career scientists and engineers to contribute to the public policymaking
- ACCES - African Canadian
Continuing Education Society - A non-profit society dedicated to
helping young Africans obtain the skills and education needed to benefit
themselves and their society.
Association of University Women - Promotes education and equity for
all women and girls. The Association takes local and national level action
on the critical social issues related to its mission.
- Americorps (Corporation for National
Service) - In return for serving the United States in humanitarian,
educational, or environmental endeavors, students get awards they can use
for paying off college loans, or scholarships while they are in college.
- The A.N.N.A.
Foundation - Works to preserve the Native languages, cultures and
traditions of the American Indian people.
- ARCS Foundation - National
volunteer women's organization dedicated to helping American graduate and
undergraduate students by providing scholarships in the natural sciences,
medicine and engineering.
American Educational Foundation - Fellowships for Belgians to study or
do research in the U.S.A. or for Americans to study or do research in
Belgium. Also offers an Alumni Award.
- Berkeley Public Education Foundation
- Works to build a community supportive of schools. Offers teachers grants
to enrich the learning experience for their students, and recruits.
- The Broad Foundation -
Operating as an entrepreneurial grant-making organization, the foundation
funds innovative efforts to dramatically improve governance, management,
and labor relations in large urban school systems.
- The Center for Education Solutions
- Acts to solve and support solutions by offering scholarship
opportunities for undergraduate students.
- Children First Tennessee - Equalize
educational opportunities for elementary school students in Hamilton
County, Tennessee by offering low-income families partial scholarships to
send their children to private school.
- Children's Scholarship Fund -
Gifts to send thousands of US public school students to private school; working
to expand educational opportunity for low-income families.
- Christopher S. Landre Memorial Foundation
- Financial assistance to families with teenagers participating in
cognitive education programs.
- Citizens Under Education -
Provides grants to students, teachers, and schools. Offers applications
and online donations.
- Club Foundation - Established to
make increased educational opportunities for club management possible.
- Council of
Graduate Schools - Resources for graduate students seeking grants and
of Independent Colleges - Provides professional and educational
development services for the presidents, deans, and faculty for over 400
independent, liberal arts colleges and universities.
- Deep Roots Inc. Scholarship Fund -
The vision of Deep Roots, Inc. is to change the lives of talented and
deserving youth who would not be able to fund their education without
financial aid by harnessing the power of the Internet to spread our
message to potential donors, develop a philanthropic grass roots
e-community and facilitate donations online.
- Eastern European Peoples Foundation - The
Foundation was created to establish a scholarship program for the
financially needy students of Eastern Europe. The Foundation is a
non-profit, tax exempt, charitable organization.
- The Education Fund - Runs 13
programs, ranging from teacher mini-grants to large scale school reform
initiatives. These programs benefit all of the 300+ schools and 19,000+
teachers in Miami-Dade County.
Ventures International Foundation - A donor-advised foundation that
provides grants to benefit education in the developing world.
Foundation (Canada) - The official mission home page of The U.S.
Embassy, Ottawa, Canada, provides information on the U.S., with an
emphasis on Canada-U.S. relations. Presented by the United States
- Fulbright Program
- Provides grants for graduate students, scholars and professionals, and
teachers and administrators from the U.S. and other countries.
Global Education Fund - Provides scholarships for girls in developing
countries to attend primary, junior high and high school.
Fellowships - Provides both undergraduate and graduate students with
up-to-date information on scholarships, fellowships, grants, awards,
internships and traineeships in the arts and sciences.
- Hertz Foundation - Private
foundation which provides fellowships for use at three dozen of the
world's finest universities for graduate work.
- Independent Accountants International
- Non-profit, global association of independent accounting and business
consulting firms. Awards accounting scholarships.
- Institute for Humane
Studies - Assists undergraduate and graduate students worldwide with a
special interest in individual liberty.
Education Initiative - A grant program from the AOL Foundation that
provides teams of educators and others with seed money to develop and
implement innovative, hands-on projects that improve student performance
through the integration of interactive technology into the learning
- The Jackie Robinson Foundation -
Provides comprehensive scholarships and support services to minority
students enrolled at institutions of higher education.
- James Madison Memorial Fellowship
Foundation - The Foundation offers James Madison Fellowships to a
select group of individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the
- Kosciuszko Foundation
- Dedicated to promoting educational and cultural exchanges between the
United States and Poland and to increasing American understanding of
Polish culture and history.
- Monroe Scholarship Fund
- Non-profit organization providing scholarship opportunities for higher
education to students living in Monroe, Connecticut.
- NAFSA: Association of International Educators
- This association promotes the exchange of students and scholars to and
from the US by offering awards and scholarships.
Council for the Social Studies - Social studies resources and
information from national council for the social studies.
Endowment for Financial Education - Foundation dedicated to the
mission of helping all Americans acquire the information and gain the
skills necessary to take control of their personal finances. Offers grants
Endowment for the Humanities - Information about the organization and
its educational grant opportunities.
Foundation for the Improvement of Education - Grants and programs to
empower innovative education employees.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund - Offers scholarship information and
- NRA Foundation - Charitable
organization in support of the shooting sports.
- Graduate international fellowships enable U.S. graduate students to
pursue specialization in area and language study or to add an important
international dimension to their education.
of American States - Sponsors students from North and South America
and their research in advanced study.
- Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Education Foundation - Provides grants and scholarships to students
and others who support their mission.
- Southern Education Foundation - For more
than a century has helped secure equal educational opportunities for all,
regardless of race.
- Spencer Foundation - Private foundation
that grants funds to support research which contributes to the
understanding of education and improvement of its practice.
- Thomas L. Conlan Education Foundation -
Supports efforts to increase the number of people in Ohio and the nation
who value and access education.
- Thurgood Marshall Scholarship
Fund - Established to help students wishing to attend one of the 38
historically black public colleges and universities.
- University of Minnesota Foundation
- Advances the University's mission by raising and managing private
dollars for scholarships, world-class faculty, leading-edge research, new
facilities, and academic programs.
- U.S. Rhodes Scholars - Official
site of U.S. Rhodes Scholarship information. Includes biographies of each
- William T. Grant Foundation -
Working to create a society that values young people and enables them to
reach their full potential. It pursues this goal by investing in research
and in people and projects that use evidence-based approaches. The
Foundation’s primary focus areas are: Youth Development; Systems Affecting
Youth; and the Public’s View of Youth.
- The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship
Foundation - Independent, nonprofit organization, attempts to maximize
human potential through education. The Foundation seeks to sponsor
excellence in education and thus develop a new generation of leaders. http://www.woodrow.org/
- World of Knowledge Foundation,
Inc. - Funding for educational scholarships, grants and materials for
people in America's culturally diverse communities, foreign national
students, international students and immigrants. http://www.worldofknowledge.org/
Otto Bremer Foundation
(posted: 4/22/97; last update: 10/9/02)
F. M. Kirby Foundation, Inc.
(posted: 6/13/01; last update: 10/24/01)
Doris Duke Charitable
(posted: 10/20/99; last update: 10/10/02)
Charles Hayden Foundation
(posted: 3/9/98; last update: 12/20/02)
The F. B. Heron Foundation
(posted: 1/8/01; last update: 11/26/02)
The Pinkerton Foundation
The Starr Foundation
(posted: 4/12/00; last update: 7/17/02)
The Teagle Foundation, Inc.
Claude Worthington Benedum
(posted: 1/5/01; last update: 12/18/02)
Richard King Mellon Foundation
(posted: 7/22/99; last update: 7/2/02)
The Champlin Foundations
(posted: 12/4/98; last update: 11/20/02)
Claude Worthington Benedum
(posted: 1/5/01; last update: 12/18/02)
The Fred Gellert Family
(posted: 5/14/01; last update: 5/7/02)
The Wallace Alexander Gerbode
(posted: 4/3/97; last update: 10/23/02)
The Greenville Foundation
(posted: 12/28/98; last update: 12/18/02)
Louis R. Lurie Foundation
(posted: 10/1/01; last update: 9/5/02)
The Needmor Fund
(posted: 2/27/98; last update: 8/12/02)
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
The Arca Foundation
(posted: 9/17/97; last update: 9/19/02)
Butler Family Fund
(posted: 6/10/02; last update: 7/26/02)
John Edward Fowler Memorial
(posted: 1/3/01; last update: 8/23/02)
Prince Charitable Trusts
Samuel N. and Mary Castle
(posted: 4/28/98; last update: 12/31/02)
The Blowitz-Ridgeway Foundation
(posted: 4/14/97; last update: 12/31/02)
Prince Charitable Trusts
Michael Reese Health Trust
(posted: 6/25/97; last update: 7/25/02)
The Morton K. and Jane
Blaustein Foundation, Inc.
(posted: 2/24/00; last update: 2/13/02)
Howard and Geraldine Polinger
The Henry and Ruth Blaustein
Rosenberg Foundation, Inc.
(posted: 11/10/00; last update: 2/6/01)
Edward Fein Foundation
Mary Owen Borden Foundation
(posted: 4/28/98; last update: 4/28/00)
The Hyde and Watson
(posted: 11/12/99; last update: 7/26/02)
The Jaqua Foundation
Gustavus and Louise Pfeiffer
(posted: 4/14/00; last update: 11/18/02)
Fannie E. Rippel Foundation
(posted: 4//2/97; last update: 8/19/02)
The Schumann Fund for New Jersey
(posted: 8/10/01; last update: 7/30/02)
(posted: 1/27/97; last update: 10/16/02)
The Achelis and Bodman Foundations
(posted: 1/7/99; last update: 11/26/02)
The Robert Bowne Foundation, Inc.
(posted: 7/17/98; last update: 10/7/02)
Robert Sterling Clark
(posted: 5/9/97; last update: 12/4/02)
Jean and Louis Dreyfus
The O.P. & W.E. Edwards Foundation
Stella and Charles Guttman
The Emily Davie and Joseph S.
(posted: 6/1/00; last update: 6/19/02)
Lavelle Fund for the Blind
(posted: 3/28/01; last update: 12/31/02)
Albert A. List Foundation, Inc.
(posted: 10/27/98; last update: 5/22/02)
The Joan Mitchell
(posted: 4/24/01; last update: 11/15/02)
The Prospect Hill
(posted: 11/23/99; last update: 10/9/02)
The Paul Rapoport Foundation,
(posted: 1/18/01; last update: 1/8/02)
(posted: 4/19/02; last update: 12/19/02)
The Tinker Foundation
(posted: 4/22/97; last update: 8/16/02)
The Laura B. Vogler Foundation,
The William Bingham Foundation
(posted: 12/18/97; last update: 3/7/02)
Mary S. and David C. Corbin
The Hershey Foundation
(posted: 12/17/97; last update: 7/25/02)
The Eustace Foundation
The McLean Contributionship
(posted: 9/11/01; last update: 10/22/02)
Prince Charitable Trusts
The Marilyn Augur Family
Fales Foundation Trust
(posted: 1/18/01; last update: 7/26/02)
The Hugh and Jane Ferguson
(posted: 3/20/01; last update: 4/9/02)
Kawabe Memorial Fund
(posted: 1/18/01; last update: 7/29/02)
D. V. and Ida J. McEachern
(posted: 1/8/01; last update: 3/5/02)
Catherine Holmes Wilkins
(posted: 1/18/01; last update: 7/29/02)
Wood Family Foundation
(posted: 1/5/01; last update: 7/29/02)
The Ceres Foundation
(posted: 10/17/01; last update: 11/7/02)
The Paul Kowal Charitable
(posted: 6/26/01; last update: 5/2/02)
McCarthy Family Foundation
(posted: 2/11/97; last update: 1/7/03)
The Trio Foundation
(posted: 2/10/01; last update: 2/27/02)
Cyrus M. Quigley Foundation
Edward C. and Ann T.
Roberts Foundation, Inc.
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Lois and Richard England Family
(posted: 6/24/98; last update: 6/8/01)
(posted: 10/3/00; last update: 10/9/02)
James H. Hall Eye Foundation
Wilkins Family Foundation
Longview Foundation for
Education in World Affairs and International Understanding, Inc.
Janx Foundation, Inc.
(posted: 4/27/00; last update: 10/25/00)
Animal Welfare Trust
Harry Chapin Foundation
Daughters of the Cincinnati
The DeMatteis Family
Fund for Astrophysical
(posted: 6/30/99; last update: 5/8/02)
The Judith Rothschild
(posted: 9/1/99; last update: 3/14/02)
Salomon Family Foundation
(posted: 10/12/99; last update: 9/18/02)
Youth Foundation, Inc.
Austin-Bailey Health and
(posted: 2/1/00; last update: 12/31/02)
John P. Murphy Foundation
Ken W. Davis Foundation
The Burning Foundation
(posted: 3/20/01; last update: 5/29/02)
Eulalie Bloedel Schneider
(posted: 1/25/01; last update: 12/26/02)
Jeffris Wood Foundation
(posted: 3/29/01; last update: 7/2/02)
The Barr Family Endowment Trust
F/B/O Homestead High School
Harry Bramhall Gilbert
(posted: 4/24/01; last update: 4/17/02)
Pinellas County Community
(posted: 7/23/98; last update: 11/7/02)
Deaconess Community Foundation
(posted: 6/23/99; last update: 1/28/02)
Community Foundation of the Virgin
(posted: 3/10/00; last update: 2/15/02)