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William C. Ford, Jr. Scholarship Program


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

William C. Ford, Jr. Scholarship Program

1901 Saint Antoine St., 6th Fl., Ford Field

Detroit, MI United States 48226-2310

Telephone: 3132597777

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $469,789

Total giving: $367,500



Additional Contact Information

Application address: Scholarship Management Services, 1 Scholarship Way, Saint Peter, MN 56082, tel.: (800) 537-4180


Established in 2005 in MI - Founded by William Clay Ford, Jr., the Executive Chairman of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Ford is also Vice Chairman of the Detroit Lions.

Purpose and Activities

Grants scholarships to students who are a dependent of an active full-time Ford employee, not married, a U.S. citizen, under the age of 25, and enrolled to be a sophomore in the upcoming year.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to the children of full-time Ford employees who will be enrolled as a sophomore in college.

Fields of Interest

  • Higher education

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $469,789 (market value)

Gifts received: $200

Expenditures: $385,689

Total giving: $367,500

Qualifying distributions: $382,435