Friends of Geology & Geophysics (greatest need): 

To solicit funds for collegial activities that foster research and education including departmental field trips; to support outreach to alumni; to help with expenses for distinguished guest speakers; and to contribute to critical equipment and laboratory upgrades.

Undergraduate Research and Field Studies Fund:

For support of undergraduate student field expenses, research-related travel, and laboratory analytical costs.

Graduate Research and Field Studies Fund: 

For support of graduate student field expenses, research-related travel, and laboratory analytical costs.

Brian J. Skinner and H. Catherine W. Skinner Postdoctoral Fellowship Fund:  The purpose of the fund is to support one or more postdoctoral fellowships in the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences.  

To make a donation to any of the Department Earth & Planetary Sciences funds, please click on the link located at the bottom of the page.  This link will take you to Yale’s Office of Development. Please follow these instructions.

Online Donation

click here:    

For Humanity: The Yale Campaign

  1. Select “Strategic Initiatives” and scroll down to click on “Other” and then select “Continue.”
  2. In the Specify box, type the fund you wish to contribute to either:
    “30994 - Friends of G&G”, 
    “30995 - Undergraduate Fund” or “30996 - Graduate Fund”
    “38545 - Brian Skinner and H. Catherine W Skinner Postdoctoral Fellowship Fund.”
  3. Continue filling in the form to complete the process.

Donate by Mail

     You can also send a gift by mail by choosing either:

  1. Complete form online, print and mail.

  2. Print blank form, complete and mail to:
    Yale University Office of Development Contribution Processing 
    P.O. Box 2038
    New Haven, CT 06521-2038