Make a Tax Deductible Donation

Make a tax-deductible contribution to support science and engineering competitions for students, award-winning science journalism via Science News, and growing STEM outreach and equity programs.

Legal name: Society for Science
Legal address: 1719 N Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036
Federal tax ID number: 53-0196483

Ways to Give

Catalyst Circle

Your generous support helps us inspire a love for science that leads to a lifetime of discovery.

Make a donation online.

Or, contact Lisa Russell-Mina at 202-868-4857 or to discuss the ways you can support our mission.

Donor Advised Funds

Make a distribution from your donor advised fund.

Individual Retirement Accounts

Set-up a direct transfer from your IRA to Society for Science.

Donate Stock

Transfer appreciated publicly traded securities.

Donate Cryptocurrency

Donate Bitcoin, Ethereum and other Cryptocurrencies.

Create a Legacy

Include Society for Science in your will or estate plans and leave your legacy for future generations of STEM innovators and advocates.

Gifts in honor or memory

For those wishing to make a tax-deductible contribution in honor or in memory of someone, there are now two options:

By credit card: Use our main donation page. Be sure to check “Yes, this is an in honor or memorial gift” and share the honoree’s name and the name and contact information of the individual or family member who should be notified of your gift.

By check: Please send a check payable to “Society for Science” with the name of the honoree on the memo line. If you would like us to notify the individual or a family member of your gift, please provide that information as well.

Attn: Eric Olson
Society for Science
1719 N Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

Workplace Giving

Giving through your workplace is a simple way to support Society for Science through payroll deductions.

Options include:

  • Combined Federal Campaign #92454
  • corporate workplace giving
  • state employee campaigns
  • matching gifts.

Contact your Human Resources department to learn how you can enroll.

Search for your employer below to learn more about their matching gift program.


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