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The Marcus Wallenberg Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

The Marcus Wallenberg Foundation

340 Madison Ave.

New York City, NY United States 10173-1922

Telephone: (212) 547-5444


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-03-31)

Assets: $2,507,589

Total giving: $124,000






Established in 1983 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Support for the enhancement of education in the fields of international trade or business; preference given to Swedish nationals attending graduate business schools in the U.S.

Program Area(s)

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

Grant Program

The program provides grants to individuals enrolled as graduate or undergraduate students, a person participating in a fellowship program, writing program or field research under the auspices of a university, a college graduate working on a book or research paper relating to aspects of international trade or business, a professional or someone employed in international trade or business seeking to further his or her education whether it leads to a degree or not. Grants are renewable for up to four years.

Grants to Individuals Program

Grants for graduate or undergraduate students pursuing careers in or professionals or students studying aspects of international trade or business by providing them funds to defray expenses or to provide a stipend or prize to assist in the completion or publication of their studies.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
International Interests
  • Sweden

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-03-31

Assets: $2,507,589 (market value)

Expenditures: $193,255

Total giving: $124,000

Qualifying distributions: $141,778