813211 Grantmaking Foundations

This U.S. industry comprises establishments known as grantmaking foundations or charitable trusts. Establishments in this industry award grants from trust funds based on a competitive selection process or the preferences of the foundation managers and grantors; or fund a single entity, such as a museum or university.

Illustrative Examples:

Community foundations
Philanthropic trusts
Corporate foundations, awarding grants
Scholarship trusts
Grantmaking foundations


Cross-References.
  • Establishments primarily engaged in providing trust management services for others are classified in Industry 523920, Portfolio Management.
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813211 813211 813211  Charitable trusts, awarding grants
813211 813211 813211  Community foundations
813211 813211 813211  Corporate foundations, awarding grants
813211 813211 813211  Educational trusts, awarding grants
813211 813211 813211  Grantmaking foundations
813211 813211 813211  Philanthropic trusts, awarding grants
813211 813211 813211  Scholarship trusts (i.e., grantmaking, charitable trust foundations)
813211 813211 813211  Trusts, charitable, awarding grants
813211 813211 813211  Trusts, educational, awarding grants
813211 813211 813211  Trusts, religious, awarding grants