Charitable donations to Outreach and Scholarships Funds


NDSU Earth, Environmental, and Geospatial Sciences welcomes contributions to support its programs in outreach, field training of students, and scholarships.

FOUR funds are available:
  • Geo-Alumni Endowment: this fund provides scholarship and field training support for our undergraduates.
  • Geosciences Fund: this fund supports our outside-speakers' and outreach programs.
  • Mayflower Endowment: this fund provides scholarship support for student in Geography.
  • Donald P. and M. Charlene Schwert Fund: this fund supports undergraduate students working with faculty on paleontological research.
 Donations can be made in one of two ways:
  1. Mail your donation to NDSU, completing the form available here.
  2. Or donate by credit card through the NDSU Development Foundation's secure, web-based interface. To access the interface, click here.

Please be sure to designate "Other" and specify either the "Geo-Alumni Endowment" or "Geosciences Fund" or "Mayflower Endowment" or "Donald P. and M. Charlene Schwert Fund" when making your donation.

The NDSU Development Foundation is qualified to receive gifts, donations, and bequests that are deductible for federal income tax purposes.

Thank you, from all of us!

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