About the Grace Legendre Endownment

The NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc. (GLEF) was approved in 1987 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation to provide a permanent funding source to support fellowships, research and training for New York State women. Through 2017, it has awarded over $162,000 in fellowships to New York State women enrolled in graduate study programs. Starting in 2004, GLEF has awarded nine Special Grants to organizations to sponsor educational or research opportunities that further the advancement of working women.  

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Grace Legendre Endowment - Fellowships

The NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc. awards Fellowships to NYS women who are candidates for masters or doctoral degrees at colleges and universities throughout NYS. A total of $6000 in Fellowships will be awarded in 2018. The Application for 2018 Fellowships will be available in the Fall of 2017 on the Fellowships page.

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Donate to teh Grace Legendre Endownment
  • Gifts of any amount are welcomed
  • Made "In Honor of' or "In Memory of'
  • Benefactor - recognizes gifts of $1,000 or more
  • Matching gifts by employers
  • Corporate donors
  • Gifts of life insurance

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Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc.
124 Gateway Drive
Staten Island, NY 10304

Email: info@gracelegendre.org



The NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc. awards
Special Grants to NYSWI Chapters/Regions and
organizations that sponsor educational or
research opportunities to further the
advancement of working women.
Applications for the 2018
Special Grants will be
available in the Fall.