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Irma T. Hirschl Trust


Last Updated: 2016-06-06

At A Glance

Irma T. Hirschl Trust

10 S. Dearborn St., IL1-0117

Chicago, IL United States 60603-2300

Telephone: 8668885157

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-10-31)

Assets: $47,162,094

Total giving: $3,137,000




Trust established in 1973 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for higher education, particularly medical school education, as well as for other health organizations, including a children's hospital; funding also for Jewish organizations.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Awards to biomedical scientists in NY for careers in academic research.

Irma T. Hirschl and Monique Weill-Caulier Research Award Program

The aim of this program is to support talented biomedical scientists committed to careers in academic research, and in particular those who exhibit an exceptional potential for high quality productive research. Nominees are to be recommended by the Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons; Cornell Medical College; the Mount Sinai School of Medicine; New York University College of Medicine; and Rockefeller University.

Fields of Interest

  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Medical education
  • Nonprofits
  • Specialty hospital care
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-10-31

Assets: $47,162,094 (market value)

Expenditures: $3,565,274

Total giving: $3,137,000

Qualifying distributions: $3,409,789