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 $790,553
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Health Issues,
- Science & Technology
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.3437 Eva M. Clayton Fellows Program Act H.R.1540 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 H.R.3672 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R.6083 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2012 S.981 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 S.3240 Farm bill