Give to Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences

For more than 50 years, the alumni, faculty, and students of the Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences have been at the forefront of atmospheric and water science scholarship and research. Their impact on the fields of hydrology and atmospheric sciences around the globe has been profound. To maintain that high level of excellence, we must attract the best faculty and students and provide the best facilities. As traditional funding sources decline, the need for private support becomes even greater.  You may give online or give by mail, whichever you prefer. Gifts are 100% tax deductible.

Giving Online

You can give online with a credit card through the secure University of Arizona Foundation website.


Unrestricted Gifts

Give to Understricted Fund for Atmospheric Sciences

Give to Unrestricted Fund for Hydrology

The department head will determine how to best use these gifts to support our department and its students.  Uses include scholarships, recruitment, outreach, student travel support to conferences and meetings, and more. If you wish, you may indicate a specifc use in the Comments Box, e.g. For Student Scholarships, For Student Research Symposium, For Field Camp; otherwise, the gift will be used in the areas of greatest need.

Distance Learning in Meteorology

Give to Distance Learning

The Distance Learning fund supports the nation's only 100% distance-learning program leading to a Bachelor of Applied Science in Meteorology

Donald R. Davis Endowment for Undergraduate Excellence

Give to Davis Endowment

The Donald R. Davis Endowment for Undergraduate Excellence was established by the late Donald R. Davis, former Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator for the department.  The Davis Endowment supports a variety of activities, including, but not limited to, undergraduate field camp, undergraduate laboratory study, undergraduate professional develpoment (poster and oral presentation), undergraduate research (costs related to field study, lab analysis, etc.), undergraduate scholarship (superior academic achievement), and undergraduate travel (conferences and meetings).

John Harshbarger Memorial Fund

Give to Harshbarger Memorial Fund

The John Harshbarger Memorial Fund supports both graduate and undergraduate students whose superior achievements and professional dedication exemplify the qualities long associated with John Harshbarger's life--honesty, integrity, and the meticulous application of science-based solutions. Funds support students' laboratory expenses, travel, field work, conferences, professional development, and other activities that encourage excellence in research and education.

John & Margaret Harshbarger Doctoral Fellowship in Hydrogeology

Give to J & M Harshbarger Doctoral Fellowship in Hydrogeology -- contact the department if you wish to contribute

The Harshbarger Doctoral Fellowship in Hydrogeology supports a continuing doctoral student (second year or beyond) of superior achievement whose research focuses on hydrogeology or an area within subsurface hydrology.  The doctoral student must be a full-time student majoring in Hydrology and have already passed the Doctoral Qualifying Examination in the major.

Chester C. Kisiel Lecture Series

Give to Kisiel Lecture Series  (Indicate Kisiel Lecture in Comments Box section)

This fund supports the Chester Kisiel Memorial Lecture series held annually in memory of Chester C. Kisiel, a founding faculty member in the department.  The lecturers in this series represent the best and brightest lumniaries in hydrological science and engineering and are, by nature, individuals of outstanding achievement who have contributed significantly to the field of hydrology and water resources.  Funds support all aspects of the lectureship, including speaker remuneration, travel, lodging, lecture program, and speaker commemorative plaque (glass or wood).  

Shlomo & Yael Neuman Hydrology Endowment

Give to Neuman Endowment

The Neuman Endowment supports graduate students....

Eugene S. Simpson Scholarship Fund

Give to Simpson Scholarship Fund

The Simpson Scholarship supports undergraduate student research in the areas of environmental hydrology, hydrogeology, and subsurface hydrology.  This competitive award is made every spring at the annual student research symposium and recognizes the most outstanding undergraduate student poster in the areas of research which exemplified Simpson's career, including any area within environmental hydrology, water quality, water chemistry, hydrogeology, or subsurface hydrology.

Sol D. Resnick Endowment Fund

Give to Resnick Endowment

The Resnick Scholarship Fund supports graduate students...

Giving by Mail

If you prefer to give by mail, you may send a check directly to the Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences.  Download and fill out the Donation by Mail form (PDF) indicating your chosen area of support.


Make your check payable to the University of Arizona Foundation and mail to one of the business offices:

Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences
University of Arizona
JW Harshbarger Building Room 122
PO Box 210011
Tucson AZ  85721-0011


Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences
University of Arizona
PAS Building Room 542
PO Box 210081
Tucson AZ  85721-0081


Thank you for supporting the Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences!

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