If you would like to support LPL and its programs and students, please consider giving online through The University of Arizona Foundation (UAF), which allows for scheduling automatic/recurring gifts and gift matching. Using the link below, select Other-Please specify from the dropdown menu, and indicate LPL and the specific program you care to support (e.g., Unrestricted Support; Annual Donors Travel Award; Curson Travel Award; Catalina Sky Survey; LPL Field Trips; Space Watch; Kuiper Memorial Scholarship; Carson Fellowship.
Give by Mail
If you prefer to send your support by mail, you can print and complete the Support for Students and Programs form.
Thanks to our donors and sponsors for their support of students and programs.
External Board of Advisors
The advisory board supports the academic and research missions of the department, working closely with the LPL Director to identify development opportunities and promote LPL and its science in the community.
Friends of LPL
Donations to Friends of LPL fund student scholarships and professional development opportunities for students and staff.
LPL Field Trip
LPL has been leading field trips to planetary analog sites from the beginning; these trips are ranked by alumni as one of the most important parts of their experience at LPL. Donor support for the LPL field trips allows for more time in the field with better analytical tools.
Meteorite Treasure for UA
Professional meteorite hunters Michael Farmer, Greg Hupe and Robert Ward donated samples of a remarkable meteorite to the UA Lunar and Planetary Laboratory for scientific study.