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Israel Scholarship Education Foundation

 

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...501(c)(3) organization

...Donations are tax-deductible

...http://www.isef.org

...520 Eighth Avenue
4th floor
New York NY 10018 

212-683-7772


New York NY | IRS ruling year: 1978 | EIN: 13-2909403  

 

The mission of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation is to empower extraordinary young Israelis of top academic merit from underserved backgrounds to reach their highest leadership potential, igniting positive change in Israeli society.

ISEF believes investing in human capital development and expanding access to higher education are vital for Israel's security and prosperity.

ISEF adopts a transformative, holistic approach that nurtures each student's potential and produces the highest return on investment for Israeli society.

Over 400 students are pursuing degrees from BA to PhD at 19 Israeli universities and colleges, and over 20 ISEF International Fellows are performing cutting-edge PhD and postdoctoral research at top international research universities.

ISEF's 400 scholars are role models and mentors for over 3,000 at-risk Israeli youngsters, whom they mentor and tutor for four hours a week - even during COVID-19.

 


Rating Information

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This charity's score is 88%, earning it a Three-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.


This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores: 85% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability, 5% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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Historical Ratings
 Important note on the timeliness of ratings

The IRS is significantly delayed in processing nonprofits' annual tax filings (Forms 990). As a result, the Accountability & Finance score for Israel Scholarship Education Foundation is outdated and the overall rating may not be representative of its current operations. Please check with the charity directly for any questions you may have.

Rating Report

  • Impact & Results
  • Accountability & Finance
  • Culture & Community
  • Leadership & Adaptability
Accountability & Finance
Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

 

Accountability & Finance

 

Israel Scholarship Education Foundation has earned a 86% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

This score represents Form 990 data from 2019, the latest year published by the IRS. 

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Accountability and Transparency
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
Governance
Policies
Transparency

Financial Metrics
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 7.30% - 10/10 pts
...Working Capital Ratio - 0.60 years - 7.5/10 pts
...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.13 - 7.5/10 pts
...Administrative Expense Ratio - 13.90% - 5/10 pts
...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 16.20% - 5/10 pts
...Program Expense Ratio - 69.69% - 5.62/10 pts
...Program Expense Growth - 14.18% - 10/10 pts

Unscored Information


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Salary of Key Persons Data Available
IRS Published Data (Business Master File) Data Available
Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) Data available
Pandemic Response Data available

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