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Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Memorial Fund

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Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Memorial Fund

(formerly Anna Davidson Rosenberg Fund)

P.O. Box 431

The Sea Ranch, CA United States 95497-0431

Telephone: 9252546151

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-03-31)

Assets: $141,714

Total giving: $7,500

EIN

300041654

BRIDGE Number

4026682281

Additional Contact Information

Application address: c/o Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Prizes, P.O. Box 2306, Orinda, CA 94563

Background

Established in 2003 in CA

Purpose and Activities

Literary awards to promising young poets of exceptional talent to pursue their craft and advance their careers.

Program Area(s)

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

Anna David Rosenberg Poetry Awards

First prize of $1,000, second prize of $500, and honorable mentions are awarded to original poems in English that in some way address the theme of the Jewish experience. All interested writers are welcome to apply.

Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Prizes

Prizes varying from $1,000 up to as much as $25,000 will be awarded for the finest lyric poems celebrating the spirit of life. The competition is open to any writer under the age of 40. All poets, published or unpublished, are welcome to enter, but only previously unpublished poems are eligible for the competition.

Grants to Individuals Program

Literary awards to promising young poets of exceptional talent to pursue their craft and advance their careers.

The Dorothy Rosenberg Memorial Prize in Lyric Poetry

Approximately $6,000 will be awarded at the judges' discretion to University of California, Berkeley students for the best original, unpublished lyric poem. At least one prize will be awarded to an undergraduate student and at least one prize will be awarded to a graduate student.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Humanities
  • Literature and writing

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-03-31

Assets: $141,714 (market value)

Gifts received: $61

Expenditures: $9,345

Total giving: $7,500

Qualifying distributions: $9,345