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Engineering Information Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 10/07/2017
Last grant data update: 11/04/2017

At A Glance

Engineering Information Foundation

(also known as EiF)

180 W. 80th St., Ste. 207

New York City, NY United States 10024-6301

Telephone: (212) 579-7596

URL: www.eifgrants.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

131679606

BRIDGE Number

5953145438

Background

Established in 1934 as a publisher of engineering information with the legal status of a public charity. Restructured in 1994 in NY as a private foundation; approved July 25, 1996, with first round of grants made in Aug. 1997

Purpose and Activities

Support for educational research programs that advance the availability and use of information related to engineering and applied technologies, programs conducted by engineering educators that encourage women to undertake careers in engineering, and projects to improve access to engineering information for students and faculty of educational institutions in developing countries.