Support Discoveries in the Natural Sciences
From nanoparticles to galaxies to neural networks, the Natural Sciences Division is at the forefront of scientific discovery. Across ten departments and several centers and programs, our faculty and students are partners in advancing human knowledge and global good.
This Husky Giving Day, join some of the world's leading researchers in the natural sciences to support curiosity, solutions to pressing problems, and the future of scientific understanding.
Read more about the participating natural sciences units, and take advantage of challenges on April 7 to maximize the impact of your giving.
Natural Sciences Division: Natural Sciences Discovery Fund
Support foundational and applied research that span fields of study, addressing long-standing or pressing scientific questions and supporting the forward movement of scientific research and practice. This fund focuses on curricular and teaching innovations, access and opportunity for a diverse student body, and recruitment and retention of top-of-the-field faculty.
Biology: Greenhouse Fund
The Department of Biology has amassed one of the nation’s most diverse plant collections, and our state-of-the-art Greenhouse is home to this world-class collection. By giving to the Department of Biology’s Greenhouse Support Fund, you help fulfill our missions in research, education, community outreach, and curation.
Chemistry: Friends of Chemistry Fund
The UW Department of Chemistry is a world leader in discovering new chemical phenomena by making new molecules and materials and by investigating microscopic interactions that result in macroscopic changes. Our students, faculty and staff are fueling innovations to benefit society in areas such as chemical biology, nanotechnology, clean energy, and biomedical technology. Your gift to the Friends of Chemistry Fund enables our mission of inclusive excellence in teaching, research and service by directly supporting our departmental programming in the areas of student support, professional development and public education and outreach.
Psychology: Friends of Psychology Fund
The UW Department of Psychology has been advancing our collective understanding of the mind for over one hundred years. We generate ground-breaking insights into the mind, brain and behavior through our mission to promote social equity, optimize human potential by increasing one's resilience, and understand the mind through behavior and brain science. Your gift to the Friends of Psychology Fund continues this legacy of psychological inquiry by supporting students, faculty, and departmental programming.
This Husky Giving Day, your impact is your choice. Make a gift to one of the highlighted natural sciences funds, or choose from the departments below. Any gift -- large or small -- makes a difference. Thank you!
All Natural Sciences Departments:
Speech & Hearing Sciences
ILABS (Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences)