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Tsadra Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-05-28

At A Glance

Tsadra Foundation

P.O. Box 20192

New York City, NY United States 10014-0710

URL: www.tsadra.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $254,367

Total giving: $1,161,950

EIN

137224970

BRIDGE Number

8016746669

Additional Contact Information

Advanced Studies Scholarship e-mail: studyscholarship@tsadra.org, Advanced Contemplative Scholarship e-mail: contemplativescholarship@tsadra.org

Background

Established in 2000 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for the combined study and practice of Tibetan Buddhism in the west. The foundation also awards scholarships for both advanced Buddhist studies and advanced contemplative training.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Fellowships to advanced Western students of Tibetan Buddhism. Scholarships to Western Buddhists for in-depth study of Buddhist philosophical literature in the Tibetan language and to Western practitioners of Tibetan Buddhism to pursue long-term contemplative training.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Buddhism
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • International development
  • Religion
  • University education
International Interests
  • Canada
  • France
  • India
  • Nepal
Population Groups
  • Academics

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $254,367 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,158,264

Expenditures: $2,515,587

Total giving: $1,161,950

Qualifying distributions: $2,385,669