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The George and Carol Olmsted Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 04/11/2017
Last grant data update: 04/29/2017

At A Glance

The George and Carol Olmsted Foundation

80 E. Jefferson St., Ste. 300B

Falls Church, VA United States 22046-3566

URL: www.olmstedfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

546049005

BRIDGE Number

6542072608

Background

Incorporated in 1960 in VA

Purpose and Activities

The primary objective of the foundation is to support programs designed to contribute to the nation's security by providing potential leaders with a comprehensive education, knowledge and depth of understanding of the political, economic and military factors involved in international relations. To this end, the foundation funds the Olmsted Scholar Program, through which career officers are awarded grants for study in a foreign country. The foundation supports active duty regular line officers, service academy cadets, and ROTC cadets. The foundation does not support civilian personnel.