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The Statue Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-12-18

At A Glance

The Statue Foundation, Inc.

353 Central Park W.

New York City, NY United States 10025-6597

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $2,273,638

Total giving: $244,500






Established in 1997 in NY

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Full or partial scholarships for tuition and books for students who are political refugees from abroad and are either in the process of applying for or have been granted asylum in the U.S.

Scholarship Program

Applicants will receive between one third and the total of tuition for one year of course work currently $8,000 to $25,000. Recipients must complete course work with at least a 2.5 GPA. Applicant must have been granted asylum in the United States within the past 10 years (or longer when the applicant is applying for renewal of the grant) and are presently living either within New York City or its environs.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Human rights
  • Human services
  • International relations
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $2,273,638 (market value)

Gifts received: $92,457

Expenditures: $279,079

Total giving: $244,500

Qualifying distributions: $251,995