Donor Opportunities

How you can help

Gifts from alumni and friends of the Chemistry Department provide vital support for learning and research, program innovation, and new initiatives. Every gift is important and makes a difference in the Department’s ability to provide unique opportunities for students and faculty. We especially need your support for these priorities.

Victors Campaign

The UM Department of Chemistry has a storied history of landmark research and innovation. In recent years, our Department has become one of the top departments in the nation, but face challenges of  intense competition for the best students and faculty and shrinking state support. The Victors Campaign helps us preserve excellence. Learn more about priorities for this campaign, including a Catalysis Center. 

Chemistry Alumni Fund-316969

Established by gifts from former students in the department, this fund is used as seed money for new initiatives, to support ongoing educational programs at the graduate and undergraduate level, and at the Chair's discretion. Give online

Chemistry Strategic Fund-308206

Seed funding for new faculty research and innovative research projects, curriculum development, research lab maintenance and upgrades, and purchase or repair of major instruments for the research and teaching labs.   Give online

Chemistry Future Faculty Program-732330

Your gift to this endowment will support programming and travel for the Chemical Sciences at the Interface of Education|UM (CSIE|UM). It will help participants offer seminars, workshops, and other programming at UM and provide funds for students to attend professional meetings  Give online

Koreeda Research Fund-796738

This endowment fund honors Prof. Koreeda's dedication to Chemistry and its students. Your gift will provide supplies and salaries for student researchers, expanding vitally important research experiences, especially for undergraduates.  Give online

Kuczkowski Endowed Faculty Research Fund-796725

Established by Emeritus Professor Robert Kuczkowski with additional support from other faculty and friends, this award provides recognition and support for an outstanding assistant or associate professor in Chemistry.   Give online

Summer Chemistry Scholars Fund-318850

Matching funds for a summer undergraduate fellowship pledge, which directly supports UM Chemistry and Biochemistry majors taking part in summer research opportunities.
Give online

Other Funds

To give to these funds, please add the fund number in the online giving basket or on your check. Thank you. 

Richard D. Sacks Memorial Student Travel-301246

Yearly travel awards for analytical chemistry graduate students to present their research at technical conferences.

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Department of Chemistry
University of Michigan
930 N. University
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1055

Donate online or by mail

Online

Use the online links for each fund to donate at the University of Michigan Leaders & Best site.

If you would like to donate to a particular fund that is not directly linked, you can add the name or number into the online form.

By Mail
You may send checks payable to the University of Michigan to:

Department of Chemistry
1543 Chemistry Building
930 University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI
48109-1055