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Mary and George Herbert Zimmerman Foundation

Manager: Cheryl Mirer
Priority: Open

BACKGROUND

Established in 1937 in MI.

FIELDS OF INTEREST

alzheimer’s disease, education, health care, human services

LIMITATIONS

No grants to individuals.

FINANCIAL DATA

ear ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $4,700,906 (market value)

Expenditures: $218,721

Total giving: $187,970

Qualifying distributions: $187,970

Giving activities include:

$187,970 for 50 grants (high: $16,621; low: $500)

SELECTED GRANTS

$600,000 duration 6 years (2014) Carnegie Mellon University Anna V. Fisher, Ph.D.
Elucidating developmental change in the structure of semantic knowledge and inductive reasoning

$600,000 duration 6 years (2014)  Johns Hopkins University Justin Halberda, Ph.D.
How biology and experience shape mathematical thought Stanford University The emergence of cognition from the biophysics of neurons and synapses

$600,000 duration 6 years (2014) University of Oxford Roi Cohen Kadosh, Ph.D.
New frontiers to improve learning, cognition and neuroplasticity