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Leslie T. & Frances U. Posey Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Leslie T. & Frances U. Posey Foundation

1 W. 4th St., 4th Fl., MAC D4000-041

Winston-Salem, NC United States 27101--3818

Telephone: (941) 361-5803

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-08-31)

Assets: $311,957

Total giving: $24,000

EIN

596832335

BRIDGE Number

0145432893

Background

Established in 1985 in FL - Mr. Posey was an accomplished sculptor with a representational style. Mrs. Posey was also an artist. Mr. Posey established this foundation to provide graduate assistance for art students with a major in either painting or sculpture of the traditional kind. Since 1986, scholarships have been awarded for students studying at the master's level

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to graduate art students studying either painting or traditional sculpture.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Graduate scholarships for art education, especially painting and sculpture of the traditional kind.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Arts services
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Museums
  • Undergraduate education
  • Visual arts
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-08-31

Assets: $311,957 (market value)

Expenditures: $31,672

Total giving: $24,000

Qualifying distributions: $28,304