LCU Fund for Women's EducationLCU Fund for Women's Education

Opening Doors Since 1858

Grantee Institutions

Grants are made to select accredited institutions to provide housing stipends to women who may otherwise be unable to afford to live and pursue their education in New York City.  Each grantee institution must be exempt from federal income tax under Section 501 (c) (3) and not be a private foundation under Section 509 (a) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954.

2017 grantees include:

"The LCU Fund's support is unambiguous and life-changing,"' says Karma Lowe, Director of Financial Aid at Columbia University. " Without the help of the LCU Fund, almost none of our past recipients would have completed their studies".