FWCB General Support and Special Funds

The department offers a variety of ways to support students, projects and programs through tax-deductible contributions: simply use our secure online form to submit a donation in a few short steps. On the form you can provide detailed instructions on whether your donation is for a specific use, or you can choose to leave it to the department's discretion to put it toward the greatest need.

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology Fund (Fund # 8544) provides support for general operating support of the department including scholarships, fellowships, facilities and capital needs.

Otto W. Kolshorn Memorial Fund (Fund #1613) supports FWCB's annual public lecture on a natural resource topic in fisheries, wildlife, and conservation biology.

Gordon Gullion Chair (Fund #3637) provides funding for an endowed chair in forest wildlife research and education.

Please click the links listed above to donate online to each fund. You can also donate by mail!

If you have any questions about making a gift, or if you would like to set up a new fund, please contact Susan Galatowitsch, FWCB Department Head (612-624-3242;galat001@umn.edu) or Cynthia Cashman, CFANS Director of Development (612-624-7489;cashman@umn.edu).