Cottington Trust for Intellectually Gifted Children

The Trust provides grants to qualified tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable organizations for developing, testing, or initiating new or time-limited programs or projects that will benefit intellectually gifted children in Hawaii. 

Awards are provided through Program discretionary grants.  Occasionally, if funds permit, scholarship grants may be available through an RFP from the Foundation for educational expenses to attend special programs, classes, or schools for intellectually gifted children.

Foundation Documents

Program Information

Support is provided for projects, programs or research devoted to intellectually gifted children in the state of Hawaii.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts & Culture
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Community

Specific Eligibility Criteria

  • Children ages 2-18
  • Score of 98% or higher on standard IQ test
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Hawaii resident


Foundation Documents for Program Grants

Grant Application Information (PDF)

Reporting Guidelines (PDF)

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