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Elva S. Smith Trust


Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

Elva S. Smith Trust

10 Tripps Lane

Riverside, RI United States 02915-7995

Telephone: (412) 624-5230

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $2,395,298

Total giving: $82,502





Additional Contact Information

Application address: c/o University of Pittsburgh, Attn:M. Washington, 509 School of Library and Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15260


Established in 1965 in NH

Purpose and Activities

Annually awards a full scholarship at the School of Library and Information Management at the University of Pittsburgh, PA, with the balance of available funds awarded to the Vermont Department of Libraries.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

One full scholarship awarded annually for attendance at the School of Library and Information Science at the University of Pittsburgh, PA.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Information and Communications
  • Public libraries
  • School libraries and media centers
  • Science
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $2,395,298 (market value)

Expenditures: $107,232

Total giving: $82,502

Qualifying distributions: $93,655

Giving activities include:

$82,502 for 2 grants (high: $53,354; low: $29,148)