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The Edwin E. and Janet L. Bryant Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

The Edwin E. and Janet L. Bryant Foundation, Inc.

(formerly BGB Foundation)

3039 Shadyside Dr., P.O. Box 600

Stoughton, WI United States 53589-0600

Telephone: (608) 873-4378


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $68,841,726

Total giving: $1,683,648






Established in 1993 in WI

Program Area(s)

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

Program-Related Investment

The foundation has made PRIs in the form of purchases of properties plus architectural fees related to the development of a Norwegian heritage facility in Stoughton, WI.

Scholarship Program

Scholarship program to assist former students of Stoughton High School and the high schools of all the Wisconsin communities where Nelson Industries, Inc. had manufacturing plant locations. Renewable scholarships are offered for full or part-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice. Applicants must: 1) be high school graduates or be current postsecondary undergraduates; 2) have at least a high school diploma or GED certificate; 3) be planning to enroll or are currently enrolled as a part-time or full-time undergraduate student at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire spring term; and 4) have attended or graduated from high school in one of the following Wisconsin communities: Arcadia, Black River Falls, Bloomer, Mineral Point, Montello, Muscoda, Neillsville, Stoughton, Viroqua, and Wautoma. Awards are for undergraduate study only. This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship Management services.

Fields of Interest

  • Community and economic development
  • Community college education
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Senior services
  • University education
  • Vocational education
  • Vocational post-secondary education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $68,841,726 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,715,170

Total giving: $1,683,648

Qualifying distributions: $8,951,833