EIN 13-1879954

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

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The Foundation endeavors to strengthen, promote, and, where necessary, defend the contributions of the humanities and the arts to human flourishing and to the well-being of diverse and democratic societies.
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Program areas at Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

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Grants made by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Studio Museum in HarlemTo Support Construction of the Museum's New Building$10,000,000
Regents of the University of California / Office of the PresidentTo Support Expansion of the University of California's Presidential Postdoctoral Fellowship Program By Sharpening Its Focus on the Humanities at Six Hsi Uc Campuses Designated As Hispanic-Serving Institutions$7,500,000
American Council of Learned SocietiesTo Support One Annual Cycle of Program Renewals at Institutions Hosting the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship: Amherst, Barnard, Bowdoin, Brooklyn, Bryn Mawr, Carleton, Connecticut, Dartmouth, Grinnell, Haverford, Hunter, Macalester, Oberlin, Pomona, Queens, Smith, Swarthmore, Wellesley, Whittier, and Williams Colleges; Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Duke, Emory, Harvard, Howard, Northwestern, Princeton, Rice, Stanford, Wesleyan, and Yale Universities; the Universities of California at Berkeley, at Los Angeles, and at Riverside; the Universities of Cape Town, Chicago, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras, Southern California, Texas at Austin, the Western Cape, and the Witwatersrand; the California Institute of Technology; California State University Foundation; City College of New York; United Negro College Fund, Inc.; and Washington University in ST. Louis$7,335,000
...and 440 more grants made totalling $322,395,808

Who funds Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Science for MonksGeneral Support$28,300

Personnel at Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Michele S WarmanExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer / Chief Financial Officer / Executive Vice President , Chief Operating Officer , General CNSL , and Secretary / Vice President , General Counsel and Secretary$2,925,340
Sepideh SepasiChief Financial Officer
Carter StewartExecutive Vice President for Programs Effective 8 and 1$551,151
Emil J KangProgram Director$503,109
Sherrilyn LfillPresident and Director - Counsel
...and 11 more key personnel

Financials for Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$22,096,431
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$298,566,287
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$4,986
Total revenues$320,667,704

Form 990s for Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-11-13990PFView PDF
2021-122022-11-11990PFView PDF
2020-122022-04-21990PFView PDF
2020-122021-11-11990PFView PDF
2019-122021-06-14990PFView PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

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Data update history
January 21, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990PF for fiscal year 2022
January 21, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 3 new personnel
January 1, 2024
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $28,300 from Science for Monks
December 31, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
October 7, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 3 new personnel
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Grantmaking organizationsPrivate foundationsPrivate non-operating foundationsCharities
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General information
140 E 62nd St
New York, NY 10065
Metro area
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
New York County, NY
Website URL
(212) 838-8400
IRS details
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Form 990-PF
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T20: Private Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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