Frequently Asked Questions
Donor Frequently Asked Questions
Auguste Escoffier Educational Fund, Inc. is recognized as a tax-exempt organization under 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to tax-exempt organizations are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. Please consult your tax advisor regarding specific questions about the deductibility of your contribution.
Some donors make gifts directed to be invested in an endowment which will benefit students in perpetuity. These are called endowed gifts. The Escoffier Scholarship Foundation invests these gifts in a long-term investment pool. A percentage of the endowment balance is distributed quarterly to support the donor’s designated purpose. To learn more about making a current or an endowed gift, please contact the Foundation at (754) 227-1942 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Frequently Asked Questions
Due to limited funding, the Foundation will only award students who meet or exceed the eligibility requirements.
The maximum award is one thousand dollars $500 per calendar year (subject to change based on funding availability).
Contact the President at email@example.com.