Institute for Education, Research, and Scholarships

Institute for Education, Research, and Scholarships

800 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(818) 861-9580

Newton Lee

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2004
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2010
Number of sponsored projects: 52

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
The fee we charge for fiscal sponsorship is generally 10% but it depends on the sponsored projects. We are always open to your ideas.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Geographic: Worldwide

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Disaster relief
  • Drug treatment
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Faith-based/religious
  • Festivals and events
  • Health/nutrition
  • Housing
  • International development
  • Mental health
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Social services
  • Transportation
  • Women
  • Youth development
  • Other: The types of sponsored projects may include but are not limited to: 1. Seasonal events such as festivals, craft demonstrations, art shows, workshops, seminars, conferences, or poetry readings. 2. Special events for disaster reliefs and other humanitarian efforts. 3. Long-term projects in the mission fields of education, research, and scholarships.

Services we offer projects:

  • Auditing
  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Computer IT
  • Human resource management
  • Insurance
  • Legal services
  • Office space
  • Organizational development
  • Payroll
  • Receiving property and stock donations
  • Tax reporting

Based on Fiscal Sponsorship: 6 Ways to Do It Right: Our model(s) of fiscal sponsorship are:

  • Model A, Direct Project
  • Model B, Independent Contractor Project
  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
The Institute for Education, Research, and Scholarships (IFERS) is dedicated to improving society by providing resources to high-achieving students, scientific researchers, community nonprofits and educational organizations for over 10 years. We are all volunteers who believe in changing the world for the better through education, research and scholarships.