Thornton Tomasetti Foundation


Our Mission

The mission of the Thornton Tomasetti Foundation is to:

  • Fund fellowships, scholarships and internships for undergraduate students, and those planning to pursue graduate studies in building engineering, design or technology;


  • Provide financial support for individuals and organizations pursuing philanthropic activities related to building engineering, design or technology.

Recent Grant News

  • RAMESSES Project Update - RAMESSES is designed to provide refugees or disaster victims with protection from the elements, especially accommodating the cultures and climate of sub-Saharan Africa. Cooper Union students traveled to Africa to source materials, deliver kits and test shelter designs.

  • Cooper Union - Two grants totaling $12,500 have been awarded to the Cooper Union Engineering Program to support the Reuse of Available Material, Energy, Structures and Supplies for Emergency Shelter (RAMESSES) project.


The Thornton Tomasetti Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and donations may be tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. Our tax identification number is 26-0466368.