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Blarney Fund Education Trust


Last profile update: 08/28/2017
Last grant data update: 09/08/2017

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






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.