Your support of the AAPS Foundation ensures that current and future pharmaceutical scientists are fully prepared to meet the challenges found in the discovery and development of today’s modern medicines. You can help make an impact by:

  • Funding grants for research that can lead to the next breakthrough medicine
  • Providing a graduate student with a fellowship
  • Helping to cultivate an early interest in drug discovery and development in a young student

AAPS is committed to the principle that 100% of your tax-deductible contribution will go toward the foundation’s programs.

Donor Levels and Benefits

AAPS Foundation donors receive exclusive benefits (PDF) including recognition in newsletters, on the website, and at events.

To view a list of current donors, visit the Fiscal Year 2017 Donors page.

Other Ways to Donate

Donate by Mail (PDF) | Matching Gifts | Giving Stock | Planned Giving | AmazonSmile  

Matching Gifts

Many companies may double the value of contributions made to the AAPS Foundation by the employees or retirees. To find out if your employer or company participates in matching gifts, visit the matching gifts page.

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Giving Stock

Your gift of securities can be transferred electronically. By giving appreciated stock, you receive a tax deduction for the fair market value of the stock. To learn more, read the Giving Stock instructions (PDF).

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Planned Giving

The AAPS Foundation appreciates your including us in your estate plans. You may designate a gift through a bequest or name the AAPS Foundation as a beneficiary of your IRA or life insurance. We suggest that you work with your attorney and tax advisor to add this language to your will: 

“I give, bequeath, and devise ____________ (state amount or percentage) to be used for general purposes to the AAPS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS), a qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization, EIN: 52-1444968, and located at 2107 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700, Arlington, VA 22201.” 

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Shop with AmazonSmile

Amazon's charity, AmazonSmile, will donate 0.5% of the purchase price when you buy from tens of millions of products that AmazonSmile has to offer.

Sign up for AmazonSmile:  
  1. Visit AAPS’ direct link on AmazonSmile, then log in with your Amazon account (or if you don’t have one, set up an account).
  2. Select the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists as your Charitable Organization.
  3. Whenever you shop Amazon in the future, return to (AAPS will appear in the header).
  4. Every eligible purchase you make on AmazonSmile will result in a donation to the AAPS Foundation.

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