As the centerpiece of our Summer 2019 Campaign, we feature Society funds that support and recognize people at the outset of their careers as researchers and as advocates for the astronomical sciences.
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Astronomy thrives, thanks to you and your support. Please consider the AAS when making your end-of-year contributions.
The AAS Spring/Summer 2017 Campaign, highlighting trailblazing women in astronomy, wraps up on Friday, 25 August. Please give to the funds, prizes, programs, and activities that mean the most to you.
As the centerpiece of the Spring/Summer 2017 Campaign, we acknowledge the women most closely associated with the Annie Jump Cannon Award and Beatrice M. Tinsley Prize.
Please consider a gift to the FAMOUS Travel Grant Fund, which awards grants to astronomers from historically underrepresented groups so that they may attend AAS meetings.
This week, please consider donating to the AAS FAMOUS Travel Grant Fund, Initiative Endowment Fund, or any of the more than 50 additional funding choices available to support the Society and its Divisions.
Help secure the future of American astronomy by contributing to the AAS Initiative Endowment Fund, the centerpiece of the Society's Spring / Summer 2016 Fundraising Campaign.
Donate to the AAS Initiative Endowment Fund to to secure the future of our vibrant and eclectic field of study.
Gift of Securities
The AAS is happy to work with you on making gifts of publicly traded securities that have appreciated in value. These gifts often provide a greater tax benefit than an equivalent gift in cash. You can claim a charitable deduction for the full market value of the securities on the date the gift is made. Gifts of securities are also not subject to the capital gains tax.
As the year comes to a close, please consider making a donation to the AAS. Contributions are used to recognize extraordinary service, honor outstanding research, and celebrate student achievement.
This week marks the midpoint of the Society’s Spring 2015 Campaign to raise funds for AAS prizes, programs, and activities. To drive our future success, please make a contribution today.
The AAS has launched its Spring 2015 Campaign, and a special challenge grant will double the value of contributions to the Annie Jump Cannon Award Fund.
We invite donations to our Spring 2014 campaign, “Lasting Impressions & Future Impacts,” to support our mission to enhance and share humanity’s scientific understanding of the universe.
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The American Astronomical Society (AAS) is committed to programs that recognize the active involvement of our members. By participating in our 2012 Spring/Summer Campaign, your dollars will be used to promote astronomy globally by advancing students, acknowledging extraordinary service, and celebrating outstanding research.
Tax-deductible gifts in any amount may be sent by check or credit card directly to the AAS Executive Office. If you wish to direct your contribution to a specific objective, simply indicate the fund(s) for which the gift is designated.
While the Society is very dependent on its membership dues, it also benefits, as other similar organizations do, from the generosity of its members. That generosity takes many forms, including annual contributions and gifts of many kinds.