Education

The Peter and Patricia Gruber Foundation

  • St. Thomas, VI
  • www.gruberprizes.org

Mission Statement

The International Prize program recognizes contemporary individuals for discoveries and contributions that effect fundamental shifts in knowledge and culture.

Main Programs

  1. International Prize Program
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

The Prize Program of the Gruber Foundation is international. Local philanthrophy is limited to the US Virgin Islands, where the Foundation is headquartered.

ruling year

2005

Principal Officer

Self-reported

Patricia Gruber

Keywords

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Prize Program, International

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EIN

65-1230485

 Number

5637866625

Also Known As

Gruber Foundation

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-PF.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

International Prize Program

Cosmology Prize: Leading cosmologist, astronomer, astrophysicist or scientific philosopher for ground-breaking theoretical, analytical, or conceptual discoveries that lead to fundamental advances in the field. Genetics Prize: Leading scientist, or group of scientists, in recognition of ground-breaking contributions to any realm of genetics research. Justice Prize: Individuals or organizations for contributions that have furthered the cause of justice as delivered through the legal system. Women's Rights Prize: Individual or group for contributions to furthering the rights of women and girls and advancing awareness of the need for gender equality. Neuroscience Prize: Leading scientist, or group of scientists, for distinguished work in the field of the brain, nervous system and the spinal cord.

Category

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

$2,500,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

The Prize Program of the Gruber Foundation is international. Local philanthrophy is limited to the US Virgin Islands, where the Foundation is headquartered.

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THE PETER AND PATRICIA GRUBER FOUNDATION
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Operations

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The Peter and Patricia Gruber Foundation

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Patricia Gruber

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Peter Gruber

No Affiliation

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