The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

New York, NY   |  https://mellon.org

Mission

The Andrew W. Mellon 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. To this end, it supports exemplary institutions of higher education and culture as they renew and provide access to an invaluable heritage of ambitious, path-breaking work.

Ruling year info

1956

President

Ms Elizabeth Alexander

Main address

140 East 62nd St

New York, NY 10065 USA

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EIN

13-1879954

NTEE code info

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

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The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Board of directors
as of 11/01/2023
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Board chair

Ms Danielle Allen

Director, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics; Professor, Department of Government and Graduate School of Education, Harvard University

Richard H. Brodhead

Duke University