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The Karla Scherer Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

The Karla Scherer Foundation

737 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 2330

Chicago, IL United States 60611

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $5,561,427

Total giving: $97,146

EIN

382877392

BRIDGE Number

6859437326

Background

Established in 1989 in MI

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards are made to women attending the University of Chicago, Illinois, in pursuit of degrees in economics or finance. Giving also for education, and arts and culture.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarship to women pursuing a degree in the Humanities at the graduate level attending the University of Chicago, IL.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Education
  • Human services
  • Museums
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $5,561,427 (market value)

Expenditures: $205,100

Total giving: $97,146

Qualifying distributions: $170,056