LCU Fund for Women's EducationLCU Fund for Women's Education

Opening Doors Since 1858

LCU Beneficiary Ronna Cea

Ronna Cea, Student Beneficiary profiled in our 2012 Annual Report

2013 President's Award for Excellence in Leadership Finalists

2013 President's Award finalists and friends more about the award

LCU Student Beneficiary Shari Shultz

Shari Shultz, LCU Student Beneficiary view more photos

Nancy Lublin with Michelle Forrest, Board Member

Nancy Lublin of with Michelle Forrest, LCU Board Member more

LCU Student Beneficiary

LCU Student Beneficiary view more photos

LCU Student Beneficiaries

Melanie Chery, Christina Wilkerson, and Donna Davis Newsome view more photos

The Mission of the LCU Fund for Women’s Education

As we move into the future with our new name—the LCU Fund for Women’s Education—our core mission remains the same: to award grants to New York City educational institutions to provide housing funds for women students of limited financial means who are committed to working in the arts or service professions.

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About Us

The LCU Fund for Women’s Education is a private, secular, non-profit organization with more than 150 years of providing housing support for women pursuing their education.

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Recent News & Events

  • LCU Fund's Board of Directors welcomes new member. more.
  • Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Receives National Recognition. more.
  • LCU Fund Seeks Submissions from Current or Former LCU Fund-Supported Artists for Art Show and Sale. more.