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Your gift matters.

The Mathematics Research Center (MRC) supports many of the research activities of the department, including seminars, conferences, short- and long-term visitors, partial support for postdoctoral researchers, and outreach activities involving undergraduates and high school students.

Giving to MRC

Giving opportunities allow you to support:

  • Endowed Professorships
  • Postdoctoral Fellowships
  • Graduate Fellowships
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships
  • Visitor Program
  • Named Lectures Series, including the MRC Distinguished Lecture Series or the Public Lecture Series
  • Friends of Mathematics Outreach Program

To submit an online gift

Donations may be made online via secured credit card payment:

1. Please go to:
2. Click on the red Make a Gift button on the upper right corner.
3. Choose “School of Humanities and Sciences” from the first drop down menu.
4. Choose “Dept or Program” from the second drop down menu.
5. Enter any “Special Instructions/Other Designation” and “Gift Type/Amount”

To send a check

Donations may also be made by enclosing the following:

1. A check payable to “Stanford University – Department of Mathematics” and
2. Specific instructions for the gift (eg which fund you wish to contribute).

All checks may be mailed to the following address:

Department of Mathematics Funds
Office of Development, Stanford University
450 Jane Stanford Way
Stanford, CA 94305

Your generosity is very much appreciated!