How you can make an impact

There are many ways you can contribute to the American Institute of Physics to preserve the history and support the future of physics.

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Donate by mail or phone

We gladly accept donations through the mail or over the phone.

By phone Please call 301-209-3006
By mail Please mail your donation to:

AIP Development Office
American Institute of Physics
One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740

Tribute gifts

Tribute gifts are a wonderful way to recognize those close to you who value the impact of physics on society. Make a gift in honor or in memory of a loved one by mail or by calling (301) 209-3006.

Matching gifts

Maximize your generosity by taking advantage of your employer's matching gift program.

Planned gifts

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