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What legacy do you want to leave on this planet? How can you help advance science for generations to come? An estate gift to Carnegie allows you to leave a legacy for the future while achieving your estate planning goals.Learn How to Create Your Legacy
Where to Give
Support for the Carnegie Fund provides financial flexibility to meet immediate needs and seize opportunities that may arise. This could span from seed funding for novel research directions to jumping on of-the-moment fieldwork opportunities.Donate to Support Carnegie's Greatest Needs
We are now entering a time of scientific discovery unparalleled in our history. This new age brings a convergence of trends in scientific practice and technology that allows interdisciplinary research to thrive across all three of our scientific divisions—Biosphere Sciences and Engineering, the Earth and Planets Laboratory, and the Observatories.Donate By Scientific Division
Carnegie’s vibrant and successful early career programs are at the heart of our mission. By supporting our growing community of up-and-coming scientific innovators, you will enable the next generation of researchers to make a decisive impact on the scientific endeavor. Carnegie is a top-tier training ground for the next generation of scientific leadersDonate to Support Our Postdocs
Outreach & Education
Carnegie maintains a suite of public outreach programs designed to interest the general public in scientific investigation; provide educational activities and resources for elementary, middle, and high school students; and strengthen undergraduate curricula.Donate to Our Education & Outreach Programming
Some members of our community have established special funds to support their research interests in honor or memory of a loved one. Donors have the option to direct their gifts to any of these named funds. Should you wish to create a new fund, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.Give in Memory of a Member of Our Community