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Qualcomm Charitable Foundation

Manager: Elizabeth Colello
Priority: Open

BACKGROUND

Qualcomm Incorporated is an American global semiconductor company that designs and markets wireless telecommunications products and services. The company headquarters are located in San Diego, California, United States. The company has 157 worldwide locations. The parent company is Qualcomm Incorporated (Qualcomm), which includes the Qualcomm Technology Licensing Division (QTL). Qualcomm's wholly owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI), operates substantially all of Qualcomm's R&D activities, as well as its product and services businesses, including its semiconductor business, Qualcomm CDMA Technologies.

FIELDS OF INTEREST

arts, education, health care, medical research

LIMITATIONS

 Focused in geographic regions where we have a business presence.

FINANCIAL DATA

Total giving: $12,151,990

Qualifying distributions: $12,170,226

Giving activities include:

$11,213,787 for 2628 grants (high: $1,000,000; low: $50)

SELECTED GRANTS

$3.75 million for three-year grant (2012) to San Diego’s Scripps Health and its Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) to help advance the development of diagnostic tests, wireless devices, sensors, and other digital health technologies.