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William Orr Dingwall Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2017-01-12

At A Glance

William Orr Dingwall Foundation, Inc.

2201 N St. N.W., Ste. 117

Washington, DC United States 20037-1113

Telephone: 2022233730

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $6,145,833

Total giving: $294,171






Established in 1994 in MO

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to individuals of Asian ancestry to pursue undergraduate or graduate studies in any subject offered by well-established universities throughout the world and to individuals of any national origin to pursue graduate studies devoted to the neural bases of language.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to individuals of Korean ancestry for higher education at accredited institutions and to doctoral candidates of any national origin to study the neural basis of language.

Scholarship Program

This program distributes one or more grants of up to $18,000 per year to students who meet its goals. The amount of the stipend will depend on the grantee's justified need. The normal duration of the grant is three years, but may be extended for one additional year. Grantees must be able to maintain at least a 3.0 GPA out of 4.0, and must submit transcripts of their grades each semester as well as annual progress reports.

Fields of Interest

  • Graduate and professional education
  • Higher education
  • Linguistics
International Interests
  • Asia
  • South Korea

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $6,145,833 (market value)

Expenditures: $342,697

Total giving: $294,171

Qualifying distributions: $294,171