Please consider making a donation to SIP

Your donation will help us to recruit exceptional high school students from under-resourced communities, provide need-based scholarships to help defray the cost of tuition, housing, and transportation (about $6,000 per student), develop and implement training for the graduate student mentors, underwrite additional enrichment opportunities, including workshops and academic and college counseling, and hire a full-time program director.

Please note that all contributions are tax-deductible and your contribution will be acknowledged in the 2018 SIP Newsletter (please indicate if you would like your gift to remain anonymous).

By Check

Please make checks payable to “UCSC Foundation” with “SIP Annual Fund (LC028F)” in the notes field and send to:

Raja GuhaThakurta, SIP Faculty Director
UCO/Lick Obs., Dept. of Astronomy/Astrophysics
University of California Santa Cruz
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

We recommend that you e-mail the SIP staff <ucsc-sip@ucsc.edu> and/or Raja GuhaThakurta <raja@ucolick.org> to ensure the check routes correctly.

By Visa or Mastercard

Please make your secure online contribution by clicking the Donate to SIP button below. Choose to select a gift designation and state SIP Annual Fund (LC028F) in the notes field. We recommend that you e-mail the SIP staff <ucsc-sip@ucsc.edu> and/or Raja GuhaThakurta <raja@ucolick.org> to ensure the gift routes correctly. Thank you!

If you would prefer to speak to someone, please call Raja GuhaThakurta, SIP Director: 831-459-5169 (office); 408-455-3036 (cell)

Matching Gifts

Increase the size of your gift by asking your employer to match your donation.

Questions?

Please contact the SIP staff <ucsc-sip@ucsc.edu> and/or Raja GuhaThakurta <raja@ucolick.org> or access the SIP Informational Brochure.