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William Lowell Putnam Prize Fund for the Promotion of Scholarship

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Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

William Lowell Putnam Prize Fund for the Promotion of Scholarship

88 Broad St., 2nd Fl.

Boston, MA United States 02110-3407

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $11,395,919

Total giving: $334,750

EIN

043414102

BRIDGE Number

2883713255

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for higher education. The Putnam Prize Fund provides funds for mathematics competition and awards prizes to individuals and their schools.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Awards to regularly enrolled undergraduates, in colleges and universities of the U.S. and Canada who have not yet received a college degree, and to eligible high school students in a mathematics competition.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $11,395,919 (market value)

Expenditures: $528,468

Total giving: $334,750

Qualifying distributions: $501,765

Giving activities include:

$225,000 for 1 grant

$109,750 for 37 grants to individuals (high: $25,000; low: $200)