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Evelyn E. Biederstedt Scholarship Fund


Last Updated: 2016-02-08

At A Glance

Evelyn E. Biederstedt Scholarship Fund

P.O. Box 462

La Salle, IL United States 61301-0462

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $341,998

Total giving: $16,853






Established in 2004 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to seniors from LaSalle-Peru Township High School, Illinois, with financial need, having a 3.0 GPA or better, and participating in the school's band or chorus.

Program Area(s)

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

Biederstest Memorial Scholarship

A one-year scholarship in the amount of $2,000 is granted to an applicant to be used for tuition, books, fees, or other related educational expenses. The applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better, and must have shown interest in music by participating in band or chorus during high school, and must show leadership ability, perseverance, resourcefulness, and personality.

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to LaSalle-Peru Township High School seniors who plan to attend a two or four year college or university, or pursue studies at a vocational or trade school.

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $341,998 (market value)

Expenditures: $20,552

Total giving: $16,853

Qualifying distributions: $18,725

Giving activities include:

$16,853 for 6 grants to individuals (high: $3,813; low: $1,979)