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The Berner Charitable and Scholarship Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-03

At A Glance

The Berner Charitable and Scholarship Foundation

P.O. Box 06560

Chicago, IL United States 60606-6560

Telephone: (312) 782-5885

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $7,970,354

Total giving: $817,733

EIN

363923844

BRIDGE Number

1475748103

Background

Established in 1994 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education and health associations. Scholarship awards to residents of the U.S. who are attending, or who are planning to attend, any U.S. college or university. Selection shall be based on scholastic achievements, or the potential to make scholastic achievements, financial need, and demonstrated quality of leadership. Applicants who are seeking a scholarship for undergraduate degree must have graduated from high school with a "C" average or better. Applicants who are seeking a scholarship for a graduate degree, must have graduated from college with a "C" average or better. Applicants must enroll as full-time students and carry a full-time course load.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to students who are attending, or who are planning to attend any accredited U.S. college or university pursuing bachelors, masters, doctor of philosophy, doctor of medicine, doctor of dentistry, doctor of laws, doctor of veterinary medicine or other commonly accepted accredited advanced degrees.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Education
  • Health
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $7,970,354 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,027,361

Total giving: $817,733

Qualifying distributions: $853,145