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Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Trust


Last Updated: 2016-05-29

At A Glance

Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Trust

4900 Tiedman Rd., OH-01-49-0150

Brooklyn, OH United States 44144-2302

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-05-31)

Assets: $2,539,901

Total giving: $128,600




Established in 1949 in WA

Purpose and Activities

To provide scholarships to graduating public high school students in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties, WA, who attend WA colleges or universities and who are majoring in fields other than music, sculpture, painting, drawing, interior decorating, or domestic science.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships by nomination only to public high school seniors in King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties, WA, to attend colleges and universities in WA.

Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship

Scholarships of up to $2,000 awarded for one academic year at any university or college in WA. Scholarships are renewable, providing a GPA of at least 3.0 is maintained. First-time applicants must be nominated by their high schools. Renewals must apply directly to the trust. Students majoring in music, sculpture, drawing, interior decorating, or domestic science are ineligible. Candidates must be U.S. citizens.

Fields of Interest

  • Child care
  • Child welfare
  • Children's hospital care
  • Christianity
  • Family services
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Independent living for people with disabilities
  • Methodism
  • Nonprofits
  • Philanthropy
  • Protestantism
  • Religion
  • Shelter and residential care
  • Special population support
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Infants and toddlers
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Methodists
  • People with disabilities
  • People with vision impairments
  • Protestants
  • Victims and oppressed people
  • Victims of crime and abuse

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-05-31

Assets: $2,539,901 (market value)

Expenditures: $180,078

Total giving: $128,600

Qualifying distributions: $136,041