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Micron Technology Foundation, Inc.

Manager: Cheryl Mirer
Priority: Open


Established in 1999 in ID.


chemistry, computer science, education, science, mathematics


Giving limited to areas of company operations in Folsom and Milpitas, CA, Longmont, CO, Boise, ID, Manassas, VA, China, Italy, Singapore, and the United Kingdom.

No support for religious, fraternal, veterans', or political organizations, discriminatory organizations, pass-through organizations, or private foundations.

No grants to individuals (except for scholarships), or for general operating support, luncheons, dinners, auctions, or events, travel or related expenses, courtesy advertisements, endowments, annual campaigns, or lobbying activities.


Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $105,965,654 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,276

Expenditures: $5,169,423

Total giving: $3,461,221

Qualifying distributions: $4,365,728

Giving activities include:

$3,461,221 for 318 grants (high: $1,051,000; low: $50)


  • $1,500,000 to College of Western Idaho Foundation, Nampa, ID, in 2012.
  • $422,170 to University of Idaho Foundation, Moscow, ID, in 2012.
  • $170,500 to Iowa State University, Ames, IA, in 2012.
  • $150,600 to Boise State University, Boise, ID, in 2012.
  • $112,500 to George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, in 2012.
  • $111,121 to Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in 2012.
  • $106,525 to Northwest Nazarene University, Nampa, ID, in 2012.
  • $100,000 to University of Bristol, Bristol, England, in 2012.
  • $61,500 to Prince William County Public Schools Education Foundation, Manassas, VA, in 2012.
  • $26,070 to Universita degli Studi di Catania, Catania, Italy, in 2012.