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Blakemore Foundation

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Last profile update: 04/25/2017
Last grant data update: 08/19/2017

At A Glance

Blakemore Foundation

1201 3rd Ave., 49th Fl.

Seattle, WA United States 98101-3095

Telephone: (206) 359-8778

URL: www.blakemorefoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

911505735

BRIDGE Number

8114579880

Background

Established in 1990 in WA - The foundation was established in 1990 by Thomas and Frances Blakemore to encourage the advanced study of East Asian languages and to improve the understanding of Asian fine arts in the United States.

Purpose and Activities

Grants to individuals pursuing academic, business, or professional careers involving East or Southeast Asia for advanced study of East or Southeast Asian languages in Asia. Grants to museums, universities and other educational or art-related institutions in the United States for exhibitions and internships to broaden and deepen the understanding of Asian art in the United States.