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The J. Edgar Hoover Foundation

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Last profile update: 08/29/2017
Last grant data update: 09/02/2017

At A Glance

The J. Edgar Hoover Foundation

57 E. Washington St.

Chagrin Falls, OH United States 44022

Telephone: (216) 623-0900

URL: www.jehooverfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Politics

EIN

526060988

BRIDGE Number

4388362765

Background

Established in 1965 in SC - Founded in the name of the late John Edgar Hoover, the first director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation who served from 1935 until his death in 1972. He is the recipient of several honors, including the National Security Medal and the Distinguished Service Award. The headquarters of the FBI is named the J. Edgar Hoover Building in honor of its first director.

Purpose and Activities

Scholarships to selected college and university students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees. Awards to students pursuing a forensic science related career in law enforcement.