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The New York Classical Club


Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

The New York Classical Club

113 W. 60th St., No. LL423

New York City, NY United States 10023

Telephone: (212) 636-7739


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-03-31)

Assets: $316,471

Total giving: $21,973





Additional Contact Information

Application Address: c/o Fordham University, 60th St. 423 New Yorl, NY 10023


Established in 1998 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to graduating students from New York City, to study at the American Academy in Rome and/or at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships, fellowships and prizes to individuals in the classical disciplines.

Phyllis Winquist Tuition Assistance Awards

The award supports candidates who are taking courses to acquire or improve skills in teaching Latin or Ancient Greek in grades 7-12. Candidates must be paid members of the NYCC at the time of applying and during the twelve months of the funded period. They must either be teaching Classics in grades 7-12 or show clear indication of doing so in the near future.

President's Grant

Grants of $500 to $1,000 are available to support projects promoting interest in classical antiquity in the New York area. Applicants must be current NY Classical Club members.

Rome/Athens Summer Scholarships

Scholarships of up to $5,000 are available for Club members toward the cost of study in the summer session of the American Academy in Rome, the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, or the Paideia Institute for study in Greece and/or Rome. All members in the third consecutive year of paid membership in the Club are eligible to apply for the award, although preference is given to secondary school teachers and graduate students.

Fields of Interest

  • Education

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-03-31

Assets: $316,471 (market value)

Gifts received: $3,698

Expenditures: $38,215

Total giving: $21,973

Qualifying distributions: $24,249