The University of Iowa

Carver (Roy J.) Charitable Trust

Employer Identification Number (EIN) 


Telephone Number 
(563) 263-4010
202 Iowa Ave.
Muscatine, IA 52761-3733
United States

Grant Information

Application Deadline 

Grantmaking activities of the Carver Trust focus on the broad program areas of youth, education and medical and scientific research. The organization seeks to promote the welfare of Iowa's youth, especially those confronting obstacles in seeking an education, and to advance knowledge and improve human health through the support of biomedical and scientific research.

Sample Grants 

African American Museum of Iowa, Cedar Rapids, $50,000; American Red Cross of the Quad Cities, $25,000; Augustana College, Rock Island, IL, $$1,250,000; Briarcliff University, Sioux City, $15,200; Cambridge Memorial Library, Cambridge, IA, $60,000; Carroll Public Library, $60,000; Clarke University, Dubuque, $15,200; Family Resources, Davenport, $200,000; Four Oaks, Cedar Rapids, $300,000; Muscatine Arts Center, $7500.

Application Information 

Applications should be addressed to: Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust, 202 Iowa Avenue, Muscatine, IA 52761-3733

Telephone: 563-236-4010

Submit a written or electric letter of inquiry before submission of a formal request. Include the following information:

  1. A brief background of your organization
  2. Description of the project, what it is designed to achieve, and how it will be accomplished.
  3. A proposed budget for the total cost of the project and the amount you intend to request from the trust
  4. A statement describing why participation of the Carver Trust is vital to the success of the project
  5. Indicate history with the trust.

Submission deadline: None


Recipient must qualify as an exempt charitable, educational, or scientific organization under section 501(c)(3) of the US internal revenue code.


John A. Carver (Trustee)

Roy J. Carver Jr. (Trustee/Chairman)

Willard L. Boyd (Trustee)

Grant Sizes: 
$7,449, $4,850,000


Date of latest financial data 
May 2017
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