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2021 Year In Review: Thornton Tomasetti Foundation

June 20, 2022
The University of Southern Indiana chapter of Engineers in Action helped to replace a flood-damaged crossing over the Mud Fork River in Spencer, West Virginia. Courtesy Engineers in Action, USI Chapter
2021 Year In Review: Thornton Tomasetti Foundation

The Thornton Tomasetti Foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) organization that funds scholarships and fellowships for graduate and undergraduate students in building engineering, design and technology. It also supports people and organizations pursuing philanthropic activities in these areas.

In 2021, the foundation granted $162,250 in scholarships and charitable contributions, including $41,250 to six college students through its Thornton Tomasetti Foundation National Scholarship program, Student Innovation Fellowship and Technical Literacy Fellowship. Charitable organizations that have received funds include Engineers in Action, the Marconi Society, Urban Assembly School, Geohazards International and Archive Global.

Since its inception in 2008, the foundation has distributed $1,460,950 in grants and scholarships.