Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund, Inc. (TMCF), named for the late U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice, was established in 1987 and represents 47 public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) located in 22 states, the District of Columbia and the US Virgin Islands with a population of 235,000 students. By the end of 2009 the Thurgood Marshall College Fund had awarded more than $100 million in leadership development, programmatic and capacity building support, and scholarships to students attending member schools. Scholarships have enabled over 12,000 students to attend public Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Thurgood Marshall College Fund is a 501(c) 3, tax-exempt organization and has a “Four Star” rating by Charity Navigator (“Your Guide to Intelligent Giving”).
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Lobbying on Behalf of Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund $1,489,844
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Science & Technology,
- Economics & Econ Development,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Homeland Security
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.3437 Eva M. Clayton Fellows Program Act H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R.4137 College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007 S.1642 Higher Education Amendments of 2007 S.3182 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2009 S.3230 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2009 H.R.1540 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 H.R.2764 Executive Office of the President Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R.2996 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 S.1710 Department of Health and Human Services Appropriations Act, 2008
Federal Spending3 grants
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|Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund||2009||Energy, Department Of||NA-60 SCHOLARSHIP, LEADERSHIP, AND OPPORTUNITY PARTNERSHIP, HIGHLY ACADEMICALLY, TALENTED STUDENTS AT PUBLIC HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSI||$2,874,500|
|Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund||2008||Energy, Department Of||SCHLARSHIP, LEADERSHIP, AND OPPORTUNITY PARTNERSHIP, HIGHLY ACADEMICALLY, TALENTED STUDENTS AT PUBLIC HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES||$1,968,000|
|Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund||2008||Energy, Department Of||NA-60 SCHOLARSHIP, LEADERSHIP, AND OPPORTUNITY PARTNERSHIP, HIGHLY ACADEMICALLY, TALENTED STUDENTS AT PUBLIC HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSI||$1,968,000|
Advisory Committees1 person on 1 committee
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Table shows employees of "Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund" that sat on federal advisory committees.
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