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T. Wistar Brown Teacher's Fund


Last Updated: 2016-07-29

At A Glance

T. Wistar Brown Teacher's Fund

(formerly T. Wistar Brown Trust)

620 Liberty Ave., 10th Fl.

Pittsburgh, PA United States 15222-2705

Telephone: (610) 388-7902

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-09-30)

Assets: $2,217,187

Total giving: $93,138





Additional Contact Information

Application address: 122 Kendal Dr., Kennett Sq., PA 19348-2329, tel.: (610) 388-7902


Established in 1916 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to assist people, with an emphasis on Friends, in becoming teachers or to help current teachers improve their skills.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Grants to financially needy members of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting who are 21 years of age or older. Candidates should be preparing to teach at the elementary or secondary school level, or taking or planning to take advanced courses to enrich their teaching talents.

Fields of Interest

  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Elementary education
  • Secondary education
  • Special needs education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Protestants
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-09-30

Assets: $2,217,187 (market value)

Expenditures: $114,499

Total giving: $93,138

Qualifying distributions: $104,211