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Blarney Fund Education Trust


Last Updated: 2016-05-28

At A Glance

Blarney Fund Education Trust

350 5th Ave., Ste. 7412

New York City, NY United States 10118-7412

Telephone: (310) 838-5011

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-05-31)

Assets: $314,173

Total giving: $34,000





Additional Contact Information

Scholarship address: P.O. Box 214, Swanton, VT 05488, tel.: (310) 838-5011


Established in 1990 in VT - Founded by Michael Emmet Walsh, a film and television actor who has appeared in over 100 productions. Some of his credits include roles in "Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home," "William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet," "My Best Friend's Wedding," and "Christmas with the Kranks." His most notable roles were in "Blade Runner" and "Blood Simple," for which he won an Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead. Walsh's most recent appearances are in the 2010 films "The Assignment" and "Youth in Revolt."

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to graduating seniors at Bellows Free Academy and Missisquoi Valley High School in Franklin County, Vermont, who are entering or pursuing a two-year or four-year college degree.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to graduating seniors of Bellows Free Academy and Missisquoi Valley Union High School, Franklin County, VT, who are entering or pursuing a two-year or four-year college degree program.

Fields of Interest

  • Education

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-05-31

Assets: $314,173 (market value)

Gifts received: $100

Expenditures: $34,000

Total giving: $34,000

Qualifying distributions: $34,000